About the Authors
Department of Microbiology, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College and Hospital, Pimpri, Pune, India
Pathogen Biology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India
Veterinary Faculty, Institute for Microbiology and Epizootics, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Institute of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad, India
Niyaz Ahmed is a Section Editor of PLoS ONE and a Member of the PLoS International Advisory Group.
Conceived and designed the experiments: NA. Performed the experiments: SJ AH SD SP. Analyzed the data: AK CE NA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NG LHW. Wrote the manuscript: CE NA.