About the Authors

Paul J. Brindley

mtmpjb@gwumc.edu

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D. C., United States of America

Makedonka Mitreva

Affiliation Genome Centre and Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Elodie Ghedin

Affiliation Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Sara Lustigman

Affiliation New York Blood Center, Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.