About the Authors

Wai-Lok Yau

Affiliation G5 Virulence Parasitaire, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Thierry Blisnick

Affiliation Trypanosome Cell Biology Unit, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Jean-François Taly

Affiliation Centre de Regulacio Genomica (CRG), Universitat Pompeus Fabre, Barcelona, Spain

Manuela Helmer-Citterich

Affiliation Centre for Molecular Bioinformatics, Department of Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

Cordelia Schiene-Fischer

Affiliation Max-Planck Research Unit for Enzymology of Protein Folding, Halle/Saale, Germany

Olivier Leclercq

Affiliation G5 Virulence Parasitaire, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Jing Li

Affiliation Texas A&M Natural Products LINCHPIN Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America

Dirk Schmidt-Arras

Affiliation G5 Virulence Parasitaire, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Miguel A. Morales

Affiliation G5 Virulence Parasitaire, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Cedric Notredame

Affiliation Centre de Regulacio Genomica (CRG), Universitat Pompeus Fabre, Barcelona, Spain

Daniel Romo

Affiliations Texas A&M Natural Products LINCHPIN Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America

Philippe Bastin

Affiliation Trypanosome Cell Biology Unit, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Gerald F. Späth

gerald.spaeth@pasteur.fr

Affiliation G5 Virulence Parasitaire, Institut Pasteur and CNRS URA 2581, Paris, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: WLY CSF GFS. Performed the experiments: WLY TB MHC CSF OL PB. Analyzed the data: WLY JFT MHC CSF DSA MAM CN GFS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TB JFT OL JL DSA MAM CN DR PB. Wrote the paper: GFS.