About the Authors

Regina Ching Hua Lee

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular RNA Virology and Antiviral Strategies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Hapuarachchige Chanditha Hapuarachchi

Affiliation Enviromental Health Institute, National Environmental Agency, Singapore, Singapore

Karen Caiyun Chen

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular RNA Virology and Antiviral Strategies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Khairunnisa' Mohamed Hussain

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular RNA Virology and Antiviral Strategies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Huixin Chen

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular RNA Virology and Antiviral Strategies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Swee Ling Low

Affiliation Enviromental Health Institute, National Environmental Agency, Singapore, Singapore

Lee Ching Ng

Affiliation Enviromental Health Institute, National Environmental Agency, Singapore, Singapore

Raymond Lin

Affiliation National Public Health Laboratory, Ministry of Health, Singapore, Singapore

Mary Mah-Lee Ng

Affiliation Flavivirology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Justin Jang Hann Chu

miccjh@nus.edu.sg

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular RNA Virology and Antiviral Strategies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RCHL JJHC. Performed the experiments: RCHL HCH KCC KMH HC SLL JJHC. Analyzed the data: RCHL HCH JJHC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LCN RL MMLN JJHC. Wrote the paper: RCHL HCH JJHC.