About the Authors

Subramanian Swaminathan


Affiliation Vector Control Research Centre, Indian Council of Medical Research, Indira Nagar, Pondicherry, India

Vanamail Perumal
Srividya Adinarayanan
Krishnamoorthy Kaliannagounder
Ravi Rengachari
Jambulingam Purushothaman

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SS KK RR. Performed the experiments: RR KK SS VP SA. Analyzed the data: SS VP SA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RR KK SS VP SA. Wrote the paper: SS VP SA KK RR JP. Coordinated field activities: JP. Contributed intellectually for the manuscript preparation: JP.