About the Authors

Kuo-Feng Weng, Mei-Ling Li, Chuan-Tien Hung, Shin-Ru Shih
Research Center for Emerging Viral Infections, Chang Gung University, Kwei-Shan Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, R.O.C.

Kuo-Feng Weng
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Kwei-Shan Tao-Yuan,Taiwan, R.O.C.

Mei-Ling Li
Department of Molecular Genetics, Microbiology and Immunology, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

Chuan-Tien Hung, Shin-Ru Shih
Department of Medical Biotechnology and Laboratory Science, Chang Gung University, Kwei-Shan Tao-Yuan, Taiwan, R.O.C.

Corresponding Author

srshih@mail.cgu.edu.tw

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KFW SRS. Performed the experiments: KFW MLL CTH. Analyzed the data: KFW SRS. Wrote the paper: KFW SRS.