About the Authors

Kazutaka Egawa

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations United Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan, Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Masayuki Shimojima

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Satoshi Taniguchi

Roles Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Noriyo Nagata

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Pathology, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Hideki Tani

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan, Department of Virology, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan

Tomoki Yoshikawa

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Takeshi Kurosu

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Shumpei Watanabe

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Shuetsu Fukushi

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations United Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan, Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Masayuki Saijo

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

msaijo@niid.go.jp

Affiliations United Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan, Department of Virology I, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.