About the Authors

Jan-Hendrik Schroeder

Current address: Department of Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Bigboy H. Simbi

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Louise Ford

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Sara R. Cole

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Mark J. Taylor

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Charlotte Lawson

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Rachel A. Lawrence

rlawrence@rvc.ac.uk

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JHS CL RAL. Performed the experiments: JHS BHS SRC. Analyzed the data: JHS BHS SRC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LF MJT. Wrote the paper: JHS CL RAL.