About the Authors
- Reiko Yoshida, Manabu Igarashi, Daisuke Tomabechi, Hiroshi Kida, Kimihito Ito, Ayato Takada
- Department of Global Epidemiology, Hokkaido University Research Center for Zoonosis Control, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
- Hiroichi Ozaki
- Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University, Tottori, Japan
- Noriko Kishida
- Laboratory of Influenza Viruses, Department of Virology III, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Musashimurayama, Tokyo, Japan
- Hiroshi Kida
- Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Disease Control, Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: RY AT. Performed the experiments: RY HO NK DT AT. Analyzed the data: RY MI HK KI AT. Wrote the paper: RY MI HO AT. Performed the molecular modeling: MI.