About the Authors
- Angela B. Hutchinson, Pragna Patel, Stephanie L. Sansom, Paul G. Farnham, James D. Heffelfinger, Vimalanand S. Prabhu, Bernard M. Branson
- Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
- Timothy J. Sullivan
- Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, United States of America
- Berry Bennett
- Retrovirology Section, Florida Bureau of Laboratories, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America
- Peter R. Kerndt
- Sexually Transmitted Disease Program, Los Angeles Department of Health Services, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
- Robert K. Bolan
- LA Gay and Lesbian Center, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
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