About the Authors

Brian R. Amman, Serena A. Carroll, Zachary D. Reed, Tara K. Sealy, Stephen Balinandi, Bobbie Rae Erickson, James A. Comer, Shelley Campbell, Deborah L. Cannon, Timothy D. Flietstra, Pierre E. Rollin, Thomas G. Ksiazek, Stuart T. Nichol, Jonathan S. Towner
Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Robert Swanepoel, Alan Kemp
National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Special Pathogens Unit, Johannesburg, South Africa

Marina L. Khristova
Biotechnology Core Facility Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Patrick Atimnedi
Uganda Wildlife Authority, Kampala, Republic of Uganda

Christopher D. Paddock, Sherif R. Zaki
Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Rebekah J. Kent Crockett
Division of Vector-borne Diseases, Arbovirus Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Kelly L. Warfield, Robert Unfer
Integrated BioTherapeutics, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States of America

Edward Katongole-Mbidde
Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Republic of Uganda

Robert Downing, Jordan W. Tappero
Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

jit8@cdc.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BRA SAC PER STN JST. Performed the experiments: BRA SAC ZDR TKS SB RS AK BRE JAC SC DLC MLK PA CDP RJKC TDF KLW RU EKM RD JWT SRZ PER TGK STN JST. Analyzed the data: BRA SAC ZDR TKS RS AK BRE JAC SC DLC MLK CDP RJKC TDF SRZ PER TGK STN JST. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BRA SAC ZDR TKS SB RS AK JAC SC DLC MLK PA CDP RJKC TDF KLW RU EKM RD JWT SRZ PER TGK STN JST. Wrote the paper: BRA SAC PER STN JST.