About the Authors

Claudia List

Affiliations Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Weihong Qi

Affiliation Functional Genomics Center Zurich, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Eva Maag

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

Bruno Gottstein

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Norbert Müller

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Ingrid Felger

ingrid.felger@unibas.ch

Affiliations Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CL NM IF. Performed the experiments: CL EM NM. Analyzed the data: CL WQ EM NM IF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BG IF. Wrote the paper: CL IF. Carried out the bioinformatic analysis: WQ.