About the Authors

Michelle Mendenhall, Andrew Russell, Donald F. Smee, Jeffery O. Hall, Ramona Skirpstunas, Brian B. Gowen
Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, United States of America

Ramona Skirpstunas
Department of Agriculture and Food, State of Utah, Logan, Utah, United States of America

Yousuke Furuta
Research Laboratories, Toyama Chemical Company, Ltd., Toyama, Japan

Corresponding Author

brian.gowen@usu.edu

Competing Interests

YF is employed by the Toyama Chemical Co., Ltd., the manufacturer of favipiravir.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BBG JOH YF. Performed the experiments: MM AR BBG. Analyzed the data: BBG MM DFS JOH RS YF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YF DFS RS. Wrote the paper: MM BBG.