About the Authors

Dhanasekaran Vijaykrishna, Justin Bahl, Lian Duan, Jin Xia Zhang, Honglin Chen, J. S. Malik Peiris, Gavin J. D. Smith, Yi Guan
State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Special Administrative Region, China

Dhanasekaran Vijaykrishna, Justin Bahl, Lian Duan, Jin Xia Zhang, Honglin Chen, Gavin J. D. Smith, Yi Guan
International Institute of Infection and Immunity, Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, Guangdong, China

Steven Riley
Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DV GJS YG. Performed the experiments: DV JB LD JXZ. Analyzed the data: DV JB LD YG. Wrote the paper: DV JB SR HC JSMP GJS YG.