About the Authors

Thomas M. Harmon

tharmon@iavi.org (TMH); anaeveke@iavi.org (AN)

Affiliation International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, New York, NY, United States of America

Kevin A. Fisher

Affiliation AVAC, New York, NY, United States of America

Margaret G. McGlynn

Affiliation International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, New York, NY, United States of America

John Stover

Affiliation Avenir Health, Glastonbury, CT, United States of America

Mitchell J. Warren

Affiliation AVAC, New York, NY, United States of America

Yu Teng

Affiliation Avenir Health, Glastonbury, CT, United States of America

Arne Näveke

tharmon@iavi.org (TMH); anaeveke@iavi.org (AN)

Affiliation International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, New York, NY, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MM TH AN. Performed the experiments: JS YT. Analyzed the data: AN JS YT. Wrote the paper: TH KF MM JS MW YT AN. Developed the vaccine related assumptions and scenarios: MM TH AN MW KF.