About the Authors

Oliver Bannach, Eva Birkmann, Elke Reinartz, Dieter Willbold, Detlev Riesner
Institute of Physical Biology, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany

Eva Birkmann, Dieter Willbold
Institute of Complex Systems (ICS-6), Research Center Jülich, Jülich, Germany

Karl-Erich Jaeger
Institute of Molecular Enzyme Technology, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Research Center Jülich, Jülich, Germany

Jan P. M. Langeveld
Central Veterinary Institute of Wageningen UR (CVI), Lelystad, The Netherlands

Robert G. Rohwer, Luisa Gregori
VA Maryland Health Care System, Molecular Neurovirology Laboratory, Medical Research Service 151, VA Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Luisa Gregori
Department of Neurology, University of Maryland at Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Linda A. Terry
Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

bannacho@hhu.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: OB EB DR DW. Performed the experiments: OB ER. Analyzed the data: OB EB DR DW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LAT JPML RGR LG KEJ. Wrote the paper: OB EB DR DW RGR JPML KEJ.