About the Authors

Bengt Guss, Lars Frykberg
Department of Microbiology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Margareta Flock, Jan-Ingmar Flock
Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cellbiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Andrew S. Waller, Carl Robinson
Department of Bacteriology, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, United Kingdom

Ken C. Smith
Department of Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield, Herts, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BG MF LF ASW CR JIF. Performed the experiments: BG MF LF ASW CR KCS JIF. Analyzed the data: BG MF LF ASW CR KCS JIF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KCS. Wrote the paper: JIF.