About the Authors
- Vincent Delespaux, Tanguy Marcotty, Niko Speybroeck, Dirk Berkvens, Stanny Geerts, Peter Van den Bossche
- Animal Health Department, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
- Hervé Sèna Vitouley
- Centre International de Recherche – Développement sur l'Elevage en Zone Subhumide, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
- Krisna Roy
- Pathology and Parasitology Department, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Khulshi, Chittagong, Bangladesh
- Peter Van den Bossche
- Department of Veterinary Tropical Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, South Africa
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: VD. Performed the experiments: VD HSV KR. Analyzed the data: VD TM NS DB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VD SG PVdB. Wrote the paper: VD. Performed all the experiments on mice: VD. Performed the experiments on cattle and all PCR's: HSV. Participated in the redaction of the manuscript: HSV TM NS DB SG PVdB. Validated the statistical model: NS DB. Performed some experiments on mice: KR.