About the Authors
Department of Biological Sciences, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, United States of America
Zoology Department, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
National Nutrition Institute, Cairo, Egypt
Research and Training Center on Vectors of Diseases, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Department of Entomology, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Faculty of Science, Taif University, Taif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Infectious Disease Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America
Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States of America
GJW is on the Editorial Board of PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases as an Editorial Advisor.
Conceived and designed the experiments: SJL RMRR HHH HAF GJW SAW. Performed the experiments: SJL. Analyzed the data: SJL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SJL HAF. Wrote the paper: SJL. Edited and revised the manuscript: RMRR HHH HAF AAA GJW SAW.