About the Authors

Arnaud Bataille

Affiliations Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands, Department of Virology, Central Veterinary Institute, Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

Frank van der Meer

Affiliation Department of Virology, Central Veterinary Institute, Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

Arjan Stegeman

Affiliation Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Guus Koch

guus.koch@wur.nl

Affiliation Department of Virology, Central Veterinary Institute, Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AB FV. Performed the experiments: AB FV. Analyzed the data: AB FV. Wrote the paper: AB FV AS GK.