About the Authors

Sabin Bhuju, Mahavir Singh
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany

Sabin Bhuju, Mahavir Singh
Lionex Diagnostics Ltd, Braunschweig, Germany

Elihu Aranday-Cortes, Bernardo Villarreal-Ramos, H. Martin Vordermeier
Department of Bovine Tuberculosis, Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, Weybridge, Addlestone, Surrey, United Kingdom

Zhou Xing
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Corresponding Author

martin.vordermeier@ahvla.gsi.gov.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BVR MS HMV ZX. Performed the experiments: SB EAC BVR. Analyzed the data: SB EAC BVR HMV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZX. Wrote the paper: SB EAC BVR HMV.