About the Authors

Leonardo A. Ceballos, Romina V. Piccinali, M. Victoria Cardinal, Judith Schachter-Broide, Ricardo E. Gürtler
Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Paula L. Marcet, Ellen M. Dotson
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Uriel Kitron
Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Uriel Kitron
Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Jean-Pierre Dujardin
Unité Mixte de Recherche, Institut de Recherches pour le Développment-Centre National de Recherche Scientifique, Montpellier, France

Corresponding Author

gurtler@ege.fcen.uba.ar

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: REG UK JPD EMD RVP LAC. Performed the experiments: LAC GMVP PLM MVC RVP JSB. Analyzed the data: LAC RVP PLM GMVP MVC JSB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LAC GMVP PLM RVP JSB EMD JPD UK REG. Wrote the paper: REG LAC GMVP PLM RVP JPD EMD UK.