About the Authors

Mojgan Nazari

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Sue Yee Lim

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Mahira Watanabe

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Reuben S. K. Sharma

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Nadzariah A. B. Y. Cheng

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Malaika Watanabe

malaika@vet.upm.edu.my

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: Malaika Watanabe. Performed the experiments: Mojgan Nazari Sue Yee Lim Mahira Watanabe Malaika Watanabe. Analyzed the data: Mojgan Nazari Malaika Watanabe. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: Reuben S.K Sharma Nadzariah A.B.Y Cheng Malaika Watanabe. Wrote the paper: Mojgan Nazari Malaika Watanabe.