About the Authors

Mark W. Robinson

mark.robinson@uts.edu.au

Affiliation Infection, Immunity and Innovation (i3) Institute, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Ileana Corvo

Affiliation Departmento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República (UDELAR), Montevideo, Uruguay

Peter M. Jones

Affiliation Infection, Immunity and Innovation (i3) Institute, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Anthony M. George

Affiliation Infection, Immunity and Innovation (i3) Institute, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Matthew P. Padula

Affiliation Infection, Immunity and Innovation (i3) Institute, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Joyce To

Affiliation Infection, Immunity and Innovation (i3) Institute, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Martin Cancela

Address Current address: Laboratorio de Cestodeos, Centro de Biotecnologia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil

Affiliation Departmento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República (UDELAR), Montevideo, Uruguay

Gabriel Rinaldi

Address Current address: Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, United States of America

Affiliation Departmento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República (UDELAR), Montevideo, Uruguay

Jose F. Tort

Affiliation Departmento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República (UDELAR), Montevideo, Uruguay

Leda Roche

Affiliation Departmento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República (UDELAR), Montevideo, Uruguay

John P. Dalton

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, McGill University, St. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MWR IC PMJ AMG MC GR JFT LR JPD. Performed the experiments: MWR IC PMJ MPP JT. Analyzed the data: MWR IC PMJ MPP JFT JPD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MWR IC PMJ JPD. Wrote the paper: MWR PMJ JPD.