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Research Article

Long-Term Infection and Vertical Transmission of a Gammaretrovirus in a Foreign Host Species

  • Toshie Sakuma,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Jason M. Tonne,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Jessica A. Malcolm,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Tayaramma Thatava,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Seiga Ohmine,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Kah-Whye Peng,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Yasuhiro Ikeda mail

    ikeda.yasuhiro@mayo.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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  • Published: January 03, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029682

About the Authors

Toshie Sakuma, Jason M. Tonne, Jessica A. Malcolm, Tayaramma Thatava, Seiga Ohmine, Kah-Whye Peng, Yasuhiro Ikeda
Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: ikeda.yasuhiro@mayo.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TS YI. Performed the experiments: TS JMT JAM. Analyzed the data: TS YI. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TT SO KWP. Wrote the paper: TS YI.