About the Authors

Rita Bhardwaj

Affiliation Molecular Helminthology Laboratory, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, Grafton, Massachusetts, United States of America

Patrick J. Skelly

patrick.skelly@tufts.edu

Affiliation Molecular Helminthology Laboratory, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, Grafton, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RB PJS. Performed the experiments: RB PJS. Analyzed the data: RB PJS. Wrote the paper: RB PJS.