Journal article

The immune gene repertoire of an important viral reservoir, the Australian black flying fox

Anthony T Papenfuss, Michelle L Baker, Zhi-Ping Feng, Mary Tachedjian, Gary Crameri, Chris Cowled, Justin Ng, Vijaya Janardhana, Hume E Field, Lin-Fa Wang

BMC Genomics | BMC | Published : 2012

Grants

Awarded by Australian Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Craig Smith, Carol de Jong, Deborah Middleton and Susanne Wilson for provision of bat tissues and peripheral blood used for this study and Andrew Bean for advice on mitogen stimulation of bat cells. The work was supported by funding from the Australian Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases to L-F. W and H. F. (Project 2.051R), a CSIRO CEO Science Leaders award to L-F. W and an NHMRC Career Development Fellowship to ATP.