About the Authors

Axelle Marchant

Contributed equally to this work with: Axelle Marchant, Alain Le Coupanec, Claire Joly, Elisabeth Ferquel, Valerie Choumet

Roles Investigation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Alain Le Coupanec

Contributed equally to this work with: Axelle Marchant, Alain Le Coupanec, Claire Joly, Elisabeth Ferquel, Valerie Choumet

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Claire Joly

Contributed equally to this work with: Axelle Marchant, Alain Le Coupanec, Claire Joly, Elisabeth Ferquel, Valerie Choumet

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Emeline Perthame

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Methodology, Software, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Institut Pasteur – Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Hub – C3BI, USR 3756 IP CNRS –Bioinformatique et Biostatistique, Paris, France

Natacha Sertour

Roles Investigation, Validation

Affiliation Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Martine Garnier

Roles Investigation, Validation

Affiliation Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Vincent Godard

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation CNRS-UMR7533/LADYSS, Université de Paris 8 - Saint-Denis, France

Elisabeth Ferquel

Contributed equally to this work with: Axelle Marchant, Alain Le Coupanec, Claire Joly, Elisabeth Ferquel, Valerie Choumet

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Current address: Unité Environnement et Risques Infectieux, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Affiliation Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Valerie Choumet

Contributed equally to this work with: Axelle Marchant, Alain Le Coupanec, Claire Joly, Elisabeth Ferquel, Valerie Choumet

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

vchoumet@pasteur.fr

Affiliations Centre National de Référence des Borrelia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France, Unité Environnement et Risques Infectieux, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4714-1006

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.