About the Authors

Rendani I. Manenzhe

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

manenzhe.r.i@gmail.com

Affiliation Division of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Health Science, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Felix S. Dube

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Division of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Health Science, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Meredith Wright

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD, United States of America

Katie Lennard

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Division of Computational Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Heather J. Zar

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital and MRC unit on Child & Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Stephanie Mounaud

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD, United States of America

William C. Nierman

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD, United States of America

Mark P. Nicol

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Division of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Health Science, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, Division of Infection and Immunity, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

Clinton Moodley

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Division of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Health Science, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, National Health Laboratory Service, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

Competing Interests

The authors have no conflict of interest to declare related to the content of this paper.