About the Authors

Ryan R. Hemme

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America

Clayton L. Thomas

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America

Dave D. Chadee

Affiliation Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies

David W. Severson

severson.1@nd.edu

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RRH DDC DWS. Performed the experiments: RRH CLT DDC DWS. Analyzed the data: RRH. Wrote the paper: RRH DDC DWS.