About the Authors

Jian-Guang Fu

Contributed equally to this work with: Jian-Guang Fu, Chao Shi

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Medical School and Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, Key Lab of Enteric Pathogenic Microbiology, Ministry of Health, Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing, China

Chao Shi

Contributed equally to this work with: Jian-Guang Fu, Chao Shi

Roles Writing – original draft

Affiliation Wuxi Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Wuxi, China

Cheng Xu

Roles Methodology

Affiliation The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Qin Lin

Roles Resources

Affiliation Changzhou Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Changzhou, China

Jun Zhang

Roles Resources

Affiliation Yangzhou Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Yangzhou, China

Qian-Hua Yi

Roles Resources

Affiliation Taizhou Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Taizhou, China

Jun Zhang

Roles Resources

Affiliation Suzhou Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Suzhou, China

Chang-Jun Bao

Roles Funding acquisition

Affiliation Key Lab of Enteric Pathogenic Microbiology, Ministry of Health, Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing, China

Xiang Huo

Roles Formal analysis

Affiliation Key Lab of Enteric Pathogenic Microbiology, Ministry of Health, Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing, China

Ye-Fei Zhu

Roles Formal analysis

Affiliation The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Jing Ai

Roles Conceptualization, Writing – original draft

zxing@umn.edu (ZX); nj_aijing@163.com (JA)

Affiliation Key Lab of Enteric Pathogenic Microbiology, Ministry of Health, Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing, China

Zheng Xing

Roles Conceptualization, Writing – review & editing

zxing@umn.edu (ZX); nj_aijing@163.com (JA)

Affiliations Medical School and Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota at Twin Cities, Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.