About the Authors

Yu Rong Yang

Affiliations Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Ningxia Medical University, Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China, School of the Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Donald P. McManus

donM@qimr.edu.au

Affiliation Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Yan Huang

Affiliation Institute of Parasitic Disease Control, Sichuan Centres for Disease Control, Chengdu City, Sichuan, People's Republic of China

David D. Heath

Affiliation AgResearch New Zealand Limited, HopKirk Research Institute, Grasslands Research Centre, Palmerston North, New Zealand

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YRY DPM YH DDH. Performed the experiments: YRY YH DDH. Analyzed the data: YRY DPM YH DDH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YRY YH DDH. Wrote the paper: YRY DPM YH DDH.