About the Authors

Shuzhen Sim, Natapong Jupatanakul, José L. Ramirez, Seokyoung Kang, George Dimopoulos
W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Claudia M. Romero-Vivas
Laboratorio de Enfermedades Tropicales, Departamento de Medicina, Fundación Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia

Hamish Mohammed
Health Sciences, University of Trinidad and Tobago, O'Meara Campus, Arima, Trinidad and Tobago

Corresponding Author

gdimopou@jhsph.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SS JLR GD. Performed the experiments: SS NJ JLR SK CMRV HM. Analyzed the data: SS NJ JLR SK GD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SS NJ JLR CMRV HM GD. Wrote the paper: SS GD.