About the Authors

P'ng Loke, Jacqueline M. Leung
Department of Medical Parasitology, School of Medicine, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Samantha N. Hammond
Sustainable Sciences Institute, Managua, Nicaragua

Charles C. Kim, Sajeev Batra
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Crisanta Rocha
Unidad de Infectología, Hospital Infantil Manuel Jesús de Rivera, Managua, Nicaragua

Angel Balmaseda
Departamento de Virología, Centro Nacional de Diagóstico y Referencia, Ministerio de Salud, Managua, Nicaragua

Eva Harris
Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PL SNH EH. Performed the experiments: PL SNH JML. Analyzed the data: PL JML CCK SB EH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PL SNH CR AB. Wrote the paper: PL EH.