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Research Article

Antibody Evasion by a Gammaherpesvirus O-Glycan Shield

  • Bénédicte Machiels,

    Affiliation: Immunology-Vaccinology (B43b), Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (B43b), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Céline Lété,

    Affiliation: Immunology-Vaccinology (B43b), Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (B43b), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Antoine Guillaume,

    Affiliation: Immunology-Vaccinology (B43b), Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (B43b), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Jan Mast,

    Affiliation: Department Biocontrole, Research Unit Electron Microscopy, Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Centre, CODA-CERVA, Groeselenberg, Ukkel, Belgium

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  • Philip G. Stevenson,

    Affiliation: Division of Virology, Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Alain Vanderplasschen,

    Affiliation: Immunology-Vaccinology (B43b), Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (B43b), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Laurent Gillet mail

    L.Gillet@ulg.ac.be

    Affiliation: Immunology-Vaccinology (B43b), Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (B43b), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Published: November 17, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002387

About the Authors

Bénédicte Machiels, Céline Lété, Antoine Guillaume, Alain Vanderplasschen, Laurent Gillet
Immunology-Vaccinology (B43b), Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (B43b), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
Jan Mast
Department Biocontrole, Research Unit Electron Microscopy, Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Centre, CODA-CERVA, Groeselenberg, Ukkel, Belgium
Philip G. Stevenson
Division of Virology, Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: L.Gillet@ulg.ac.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BM LG. Performed the experiments: BM CL AG JM LG. Analyzed the data: BM PGS AV LG. Wrote the paper: BM PGS LG. Secured funding: AV LG.