About the Authors
- Umberto Agrimi, Romolo Nonno, Michele Angelo Di Bari, Michela Conte, Barbara Chiappini, Elena Esposito, Gabriele Vaccari
- Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy
- Giacomo Dell'Omo, Hans-Peter Lipp
- Institute of Anatomy and Center for Neuroscience, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
- Giovanni Di Guardo
- Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Teramo, Teramo, Italy
- Otto Windl
- Veterinary Laboratory Agency, TSE Molecular Biology Department, Weybridge, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey, United Kingdom
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: UA RN GD HPL. Performed the experiments: UA RN GD MADB MC BC EE OW GV. Analyzed the data: UA RN GD HPL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GDG. Wrote the paper: UA RN HPL.