About the Authors
- Jonathan H. Epstein, Shahneaz Ali Khan, Peter Daszak
- Conservation Medicine Program, Wildlife Trust, New York, New York, United States of America
- Phenix-Lan Quan, Thomas Briese, Craig Street, Omar Jabado, Sean Conlan, Dawn Verdugo, W. Ian Lipkin
- Center for Infection and Immunity, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
- Shahneaz Ali Khan
- Chittagong Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Chittagong, Bangladesh
- M. Jahangir Hossain, Stephen P. Luby
- Programme on Infectious Disease and Vaccine Sciences, International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), Dhaka, Bangladesh
- Stephen K. Hutchison, Michael Egholm
- 454 Life Sciences, Branford, Connecticut, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JHE TB PD WIL. Performed the experiments: JHE PLQ DV SH. Analyzed the data: JHE PLQ TB CS OJ DV SKH ME PD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JHE TB CS SC SAK MJH SKH ME SPL WIL. Wrote the paper: JHE PLQ TB WIL. Coordinated field and lab activities and logistics for work in Bangladesh; contributed to paper-writing: MJH. Coordinated permissions, field activities and logistics for work in Bangladesh; contributed to paper-writing: SPL.