About the Authors

Fidelis Cho-Ngwa

chongwa_ub@yahoo.co.uk

Affiliations Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Faculty of Science, University of Buea, Buea, Cameroon

Jing Liu

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Sara Lustigman

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FCN SL. Performed the experiments: FCN JL. Analyzed the data: FCN SL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SL. Wrote the paper: FCN SL.