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Research Article

Ecology and Geography of Transmission of Two Bat-Borne Rabies Lineages in Chile

  • Luis E. Escobar,

    Affiliation: Facultad de Ecología y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Andres Bello, Santiago, Chile

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  • A. Townsend Peterson,

    Affiliation: Biodiversity Institute, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, United States of America

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  • Myriam Favi,

    Affiliation: Sección Rabia, Subdepartamento Virología, Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile

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  • Verónica Yung,

    Affiliation: Sección Rabia, Subdepartamento Virología, Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile

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  • Daniel J. Pons,

    Affiliation: Departamento de Matemática, Universidad Andres Bello, Santiago, Chile

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  • Gonzalo Medina-Vogel mail

    gmedina@unab.cl

    Affiliation: Facultad de Ecología y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Andres Bello, Santiago, Chile

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  • Published: December 12, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002577

About the Authors

Luis E. Escobar, Gonzalo Medina-Vogel
Facultad de Ecología y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Andres Bello, Santiago, Chile
A. Townsend Peterson
Biodiversity Institute, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, United States of America
Myriam Favi, Verónica Yung
Sección Rabia, Subdepartamento Virología, Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile
Daniel J. Pons
Departamento de Matemática, Universidad Andres Bello, Santiago, Chile

Corresponding Author

Email: gmedina@unab.cl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LEE ATP. Performed the experiments: LEE ATP. Analyzed the data: LEE ATP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LEE ATP MF VY DJP GMV. Wrote the paper: LEE ATP MF VY DJP GMV.