About the Authors

Yen-Te Liao

Roles Data curation, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Albany, California, United States of America

Irwin A. Quintela

Roles Methodology

Affiliations Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Albany, California, United States of America, School of Food and Agriculture, University of Maine, Orono, Maine, United States of America

Kimberly Nguyen

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Albany, California, United States of America

Alexandra Salvador

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Albany, California, United States of America

Michael B. Cooley

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Albany, California, United States of America

Vivian C. H. Wu

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

vivian.wu@ars.usda.gov

Affiliation Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Albany, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.