About the Authors

Adeelia S. Goffe

Contributed equally to this work with: Adeelia S. Goffe, Anja Blasse

Affiliations Research Group Emerging Zoonoses, Robert Koch-Institut, Berlin, Germany, Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Anja Blasse

Contributed equally to this work with: Adeelia S. Goffe, Anja Blasse

Affiliation Research Group Emerging Zoonoses, Robert Koch-Institut, Berlin, Germany

Roger Mundry

Affiliation Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Fabian H. Leendertz

Affiliation Research Group Emerging Zoonoses, Robert Koch-Institut, Berlin, Germany

Sébastien Calvignac-Spencer

calvignacs@rki.de

Affiliation Research Group Emerging Zoonoses, Robert Koch-Institut, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SCS FL AG AB. Performed the experiments: AG AB. Analyzed the data: AG AB SCS RM FL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FL RM. Wrote the paper: SCS FL AB AG RM.