About the Authors

Nicolas Praet, Kirezi Kanobana, Katja Polman, Niko Speybroeck, Pierre Dorny
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Nicolas Praet
Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Research Unit of Epidemiology and Risk Analysis Applied to Veterinary Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium

Constantin Kabwe, Pascal Lutumba
Institut National de Recherche Biomédicale, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Vivi Maketa
Tropical Medicine Department, Kinshasa University, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Philippe Lukanu
Kimpese Health Zone, Kimpese, Democratic Republic of Congo

Peter Matondo, Julienne Sumbu
Laboratoire Vétérinaire de Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Niko Speybroeck
Institute of Health and Society, Université Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium

Corresponding Author

npraet@itg.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: N. Praet, K. Kanobana, P. Lutumba, K. Polman, P. Dorny, J. Sumbu. Performed the experiments: N. Praet, K. Kanobana, C. Kabwe, V. Maketa, P. Lukanu, P. Lutumba, P. Matondo, J. Sumbu. Analyzed the data: N. Praet, K. Kanobana, N. Speybroeck. Wrote the paper: N. Praet, K. Kanobana.