About the Authors

Katherine Standish

Affiliation Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Guillermina Kuan

Affiliation Centro de Salud Sócrates Flores Vivas, Managua, Nicaragua

William Avilés

Affiliation Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Angel Balmaseda

Affiliation Departamento de Virología, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

Eva Harris

eharris@berkeley.edu

Affiliation Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GK WA AB EH. Performed the experiments: GK AB. Analyzed the data: KS GK WA EH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EH. Wrote the paper: KS EH.