About the Authors

Sujeevi S. K. Nawaratna

Affiliations Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia, School of Veterinary Sciences, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

Donald P. McManus

Affiliation Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia

Luke Moertel

Affiliation Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia

Geoffrey N. Gobert

Contributed equally to this work with: Geoffrey N. Gobert, Malcolm K. Jones

Affiliations Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia, School of Veterinary Sciences, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

Malcolm K. Jones

Contributed equally to this work with: Geoffrey N. Gobert, Malcolm K. Jones

m.jones@uq.edu.au

Affiliations Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia, School of Veterinary Sciences, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SSKN GNG MKJ. Performed the experiments: SSKN LM GNG MKJ. Analyzed the data: SSKN DPM GNG MKJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SSKN DPM LM GNG MKJ. Wrote the paper: SSKN GNG MKJ.