About the Authors

Saskia Decuypere

Affiliations Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium, Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology, Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Manu Vanaerschot

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Kirstyn Brunker

Affiliation Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Hideo Imamura

Affiliations Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, England, United Kingdom

Sylke Müller

Affiliation Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology, Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Basudha Khanal

Affiliation B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Ghopa, Dharan, Nepal

Suman Rijal

Affiliation B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Ghopa, Dharan, Nepal

Jean-Claude Dujardin

jcdujardin@itg.be

Affiliations Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

Graham H. Coombs

Affiliation Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SD SM JCD GHC. Performed the experiments: SD MV KB. Analyzed the data: SD HI MV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SR SM BK. Wrote the paper: SD GHC SM MV JCD.