About the Authors

Burkhard Bauer

burkhard.bauer@gmx.net

Affiliation Institute for Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Bettina Holzgrefe

Affiliation Institute for Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Charles Ibrahim Mahama

Affiliation Veterinary Services, Pan African Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Eradication Campaign (PATTEC), Accra, Ghana

Maximilian P. O. Baumann

Affiliation International Animal Health, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Dieter Mehlitz

Affiliation Institute for Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Peter-Henning Clausen

Affiliation Institute for Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BB BH CIM DM PHC. Performed the experiments: BH BB. Analyzed the data: MPOB BH BB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MPOB. Wrote the paper: BB PHC.