About the Authors

Min-Shi Lee

minshi.lee@hotmail.com

Affiliation National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan

Pai-Shan Chiang

Affiliation National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan

Shu-Ting Luo

Affiliation National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan

Mei-Liang Huang

Affiliation National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan

Guan-Yuan Liou

Affiliation National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan

Kuo-Chien Tsao

Affiliations Department of Medical Biotechnology and Laboratory Science, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan

Tzou-Yien Lin

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children's Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: M-SL T-YL. Performed the experiments: P-SC S-TL M-LH K-CT. Analyzed the data: M-SL G-YL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: P-SC S-TL M-LH K-CT T-YL. Wrote the paper: M-SL.