About the Authors

Stefanie Knopp

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Khalfan A. Mohammed

Affiliation Helminth Control Laboratory Unguja, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Zanzibar, Tanzania

J. Russell Stothard

Affiliation Wolfson Wellcome Biomedical Laboratories, Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom

I. Simba Khamis

Affiliation Helminth Control Laboratory Unguja, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Zanzibar, Tanzania

David Rollinson

Affiliation Wolfson Wellcome Biomedical Laboratories, Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom

Hanspeter Marti

Affiliation Department of Medical and Diagnostic Services, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Jürg Utzinger

juerg.utzinger@unibas.ch

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SK KAM JRS DR HM JU. Performed the experiments: SK JRS ISK HM. Analyzed the data: SK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KAM JRS ISK DR HM JU. Wrote the paper: SK KAM JRS DR HM JU.