About the Authors

Guillermina Kuan

Contributed equally to this work with: Guillermina Kuan, Stephania Ramirez, Lionel Gresh

Affiliation Centro de Salud Sócrates Flores Vivas, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

Stephania Ramirez

Contributed equally to this work with: Guillermina Kuan, Stephania Ramirez, Lionel Gresh

Affiliations Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, United States of America

Lionel Gresh

Contributed equally to this work with: Guillermina Kuan, Stephania Ramirez, Lionel Gresh

Affiliation Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Sergio Ojeda

Affiliation Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Marlon Melendez

Affiliation Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Nery Sanchez

Affiliation Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Damaris Collado

Affiliation National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

Nadezna Garcia

Affiliation National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

Juan Carlos Mercado

Affiliation National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

Aubree Gordon

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States of America

Angel Balmaseda

Affiliation National Virology Laboratory, Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia, Ministry of Health, Managua, Nicaragua

Eva Harris

eharris@berkeley.edu

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

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GK LG AG AB EH. Performed the experiments: GK SR SO NS DC NG JCM. Analyzed the data: GK SR LG SO MM AB EH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AB EH. Wrote the paper: GK SR LG AG AB EH.