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Research Article

Q Fever in Pregnant Goats: Pathogenesis and Excretion of Coxiella burnetii

  • Hendrik-Jan Roest mail,

    hendrikjan.roest@wur.nl

    Affiliation: Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

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  • Betty van Gelderen,

    Affiliation: Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

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  • Annemieke Dinkla,

    Affiliation: Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

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  • Dimitrios Frangoulidis,

    Affiliation: Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology, Munich, Germany

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  • Fred van Zijderveld,

    Affiliation: Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

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  • Johanna Rebel,

    Affiliation: Department of Infection Biology, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

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  • Lucien van Keulen

    Affiliation: Department of Infection Biology, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

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  • Published: November 09, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048949

About the Authors

Hendrik-Jan Roest, Betty van Gelderen, Annemieke Dinkla, Fred van Zijderveld
Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands
Dimitrios Frangoulidis
Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology, Munich, Germany
Johanna Rebel, Lucien van Keulen
Department of Infection Biology, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Email: hendrikjan.roest@wur.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HJR DF FvZ JR LvK. Performed the experiments: HJR BvG AD LvK. Analyzed the data: HJR BvG AD DF FvZ JR LvK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DF. Wrote the paper: HJR FvZ JR LvK.