About the Authors

James Lester

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Sarah Paige

Affiliations Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, United States of America, Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, United States of America

Colin A. Chapman

Affiliation Department of Anthropology and McGill School of Environment, McGill University, Montreal, Canada; and Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, New York, United States of America

Mhairi Gibson

Affiliation Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

James Holland Jones

Affiliation Department of Anthropology, Woods Institute for the Environment, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States of America

William M. Switzer

Affiliation Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States of America

Nelson Ting

Affiliation Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, United States of America

Tony L. Goldberg

Affiliations Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, United States of America, Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, United States of America

Simon D. W. Frost

sdf22@cam.ac.uk

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JSL SDWF. Performed the experiments: JSL. Analyzed the data: JSL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SP TLG. Wrote the paper: JSL SP CAC MG JHJ WMS NT TLG SDWF.