About the Authors

Qiuli Chen

Contributed equally to this work with: Qiuli Chen, Lan Li, Wenting Liao

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

Lan Li

Contributed equally to this work with: Qiuli Chen, Lan Li, Wenting Liao

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases, Beijing You’an Hospital, Beijing, China

Wenting Liao

Contributed equally to this work with: Qiuli Chen, Lan Li, Wenting Liao

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China, College of High Altitude Military Medicine, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China

Hongwei Zhang

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases, Beijing You’an Hospital, Beijing, China

Jinhong Wang

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

Bo Sheng

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases, Beijing You’an Hospital, Beijing, China

Huaqun Zhang

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

Xiaojie Huang

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases, Beijing You’an Hospital, Beijing, China

Yingying Ding

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

Tong Zhang

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases, Beijing You’an Hospital, Beijing, China

Jie Cao

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

Hao Wu

pwpanwei@yahoo.com.cn (WP); haow99@gmail.com (HW)

Affiliation Center for Infectious Diseases, Beijing You’an Hospital, Beijing, China

Wei Pan

pwpanwei@yahoo.com.cn (WP); haow99@gmail.com (HW)

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: WP HW. Performed the experiments: QC LL WL YD Huaqun Zhang. Analyzed the data: JC JW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LL Hongwei Zhang BS XH TZ HW. Wrote the paper: WL YD.