Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (R01 AI11657503)
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: Dr. Zimmerman has no current conflicts of interest but within 3 years had research grants from Sanofi Pasteur, Merck & Co., and Pfizer on unrelated topics. Drs. Nowalk and Lin have an active research grant from Merck & Co. on an unrelated topic, and had research grants within 3 years from Pfizer and Sanofi Pasteur on unrelated topics that are no longer active. Dr. Schaffner is a member of data safety monitoring boards for Merck and Pfizer, and has served as a consultant for Dynavax, Novavax, GSK, Sanofi-Pasteur and Seqirus. Dr. Harrison is on a scientific advisory board for GSK. Other authors have no competing interests to disclose.