About the Authors

Nitin Sekar

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Naman K. Shah

Affiliation School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Syed Shahid Abbas

Affiliation Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India

Manish Kakkar

manish.kakkar@phfi.org

Affiliation Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India

on behalf of the Roadmap to Combat Zoonoses in India (RCZI) Initiative

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MK NKS NS. Performed the experiments: NS NKS. Analyzed the data: NKS NS MK SSA. Wrote the paper: NS NKS SSA MK.