About the Authors

Chiung-Kuang Chen

Affiliation Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Patricia S. Doyle

Affiliation Sandler Center for Basic Research in Parasitic Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Liudmila V. Yermalitskaya

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Zachary B. Mackey

Affiliation Sandler Center for Basic Research in Parasitic Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Kenny K. H. Ang

Affiliation Sandler Center for Basic Research in Parasitic Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

James H. McKerrow

Affiliation Sandler Center for Basic Research in Parasitic Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Larissa M. Podust

larissa.podust@ucsf.edu

Affiliation Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PSD JHM LMP. Performed the experiments: CKC PSD LVY ZBM KKHA LMP. Analyzed the data: PSD ZBM LMP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PSD JHM LMP. Wrote the paper: LMP.