About the Authors

Deepti Parashar

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

Mandar S. Paingankar

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

Satyendra Kumar

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

Mangesh D. Gokhale

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

A. B. Sudeep

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

Sapana B. Shinde

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

V. A. Arankalle

varankalle@yahoo.com

Affiliation National Institute of Virology, Microbial Containment Complex, Sus Road, Pashan, Pune, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DP MSP VAA. Performed the experiments: DP MSP SK MDG ABS SBS. Analyzed the data: MSP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DP MSP SK MDG ABS SBS VAA. Wrote the paper: DP MSP VAA.