About the Authors
- Ilaria Vanni, Simone Mario Cacciò, Edoardo Pozio, Fabio Tosini
- Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immunomediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy
- Lindy van Lith
- Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
- Marianne Lebbad
- Department of Diagnostics and Vaccinology, Swedish Institute for Communicable Disease Control (SMI), Solna, Sweden
- Staffan G. Svärd
- Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, BMC, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: IV SC FT. Performed the experiments: IV SC LVL FT. Analyzed the data: IV SC LVL ML SGS EP FT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SC ML SGS EP. Wrote the paper: IV SC FT.