About the Authors

Byoung-Kuk Na

Contributed equally to this work with: Byoung-Kuk Na, Young-An Bae

Affiliations Department of Molecular Parasitology and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea, Department of Parasitology and Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine, Jinju, Korea

Young-An Bae

Contributed equally to this work with: Byoung-Kuk Na, Young-An Bae

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea

Young-Gun Zo

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea

Youngchool Choe

Affiliation Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Seon-Hee Kim

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea

Prashant V. Desai

Affiliation Department of Medicinal Chemistry, National Center for Natural Products Research, University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi, United States of America

Mitchell A. Avery

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi, Unites States of America

Charles S. Craik

Affiliation Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Tong-Soo Kim

Affiliation Department of Parasitology, Inha University College of Medicine, Incheon, Korea

Philip J. Rosenthal

Affiliation Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Yoon Kong

ykong@med.skku.ac.kr

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BKN YAB YK. Performed the experiments: BKN YC SHK PVD MAA CSC. Analyzed the data: BKN YAB YGZ SHK TSK PJR YK. Wrote the paper: YAB YGZ PJR YK.