About the Authors

Golam Sarower Bhuyan

Affiliation Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Mohammad Amir Hossain

Affiliation Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Suprovath Kumar Sarker

Affiliation Genetics and Genomics Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Asifuzzaman Rahat

Affiliation Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Md Tarikul Islam

Affiliation Genetics and Genomics Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Tanjina Noor Haque

Affiliation Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Noorjahan Begum

Affiliation Genetics and Genomics Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Syeda Kashfi Qadri

Affiliation Department of Paediatric Medicine, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore, Singapore

A. K. M. Muraduzzaman

Affiliation Department of Virology, Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Nafisa Nawal Islam

Affiliation Genetics and Genomics Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Mohammad Sazzadul Islam

Affiliation Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Nusrat Sultana

Affiliation Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Manjur Hossain Khan Jony

Affiliations Department of Virology, Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Department of Virology, Mymensingh Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Farhana Khanam

Affiliation Department of Enteric and Respiratory Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases Division, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Golam Mowla

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Abdul Matin

Affiliation Department of Child Health, Dhaka Medical College Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Firoza Begum

Affiliation Department of obstetrics and gynecology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Tahmina Shirin

Affiliation Department of Virology, Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dilruba Ahmed

Affiliation Department of Enteric and Respiratory Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases Division, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Narayan Saha

Affiliation Pediatric Neurology, National Institute of Neurosciences & Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Firdausi Qadri

Affiliations Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Department of Enteric and Respiratory Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases Division, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Kaiissar Mannoor

kaiissar@ideshi.org

Affiliations Infectious diseases Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Genetics and Genomics Laboratory, Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: KM FQ TS DA. Data curation: GSB MAH AR NNI. Formal analysis: GSB MTI MSI N. Sultana. Investigation: SKS KM FQ GSB. Methodology: GSB SKS MAH MTI TNH AKMM MNB. Project administration: FQ FK KM. Resources: SKQ MHKJ MGM AM N. Saha FB. Supervision: KM FQ SKS. Validation: GSB SKS MTI MAH TNH. Visualization: GSB MTI. Writing – original draft: GSB KM. Writing – review & editing: GSB KM FQ.