A Major Role for Mammals in the Ecology of Mycobacterium ulcerans
Janet AM Fyfe, Caroline J Lavender, Kathrine A Handasyde, Alistair R Legione, Carolyn R O'Brien, Timothy P Stinear, Sacha J Pidot, Torsten Seemann, M Eric Benbow, John R Wallace, Christina McCowan, Paul DR Johnson
PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2010
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This research was predominantly funded by the State of Victoria through its Department of Health (Public Health Research Grants 2004-10). The views and conclusions are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of the Department of Health. The research was also supported in part by the Stop Buruli initiative funded by the UBS Optimus Foundation (http://www.ubs.com/1/e/wealthmanagement/optimusfoundation/commitment/global_research/buruli.html) and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia. M. E. Benbow and J. R. Wallace were supported in part by grant number R01TW007550 from the Fogarty International Center through the National Institutes of Health/National Science Foundation (NIH/NSF) Ecology of Infectious Diseases Program, and grant number R03AI062719. Carolyn O'Brien is supported by an Australian Postgraduate Award. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.