About the Authors

Anna Majer, Sarah J. Medina, Yulian Niu, Bernard Abrenica, Kathy J. Manguiat, Kathy L. Frost, Clark S. Philipson, Debra L. Sorensen, Stephanie A. Booth
Molecular PathoBiology, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Anna Majer, Stephanie A. Booth
Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Corresponding Author

Stephanie.Booth@phac-aspc.gc.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SAB AM. Performed the experiments: AM SJM YN BA KJM KLF CSP DLS. Analyzed the data: SAB AM BA. Wrote the paper: SAB AM BA.