About the Authors

Roger K. Prichard

roger.prichard@mcgill.ca

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

María-Gloria Basáñez

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Boakye A. Boatin

Affiliations Institute of Parasitology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, Lymphatic Filariasis Support Centre, Department of Parasitology, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana

James S. McCarthy

Affiliation Queensland Institute of Medical Research, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia

Héctor H. García

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

Guo-Jing Yang

Affiliation Department of Schistosomiasis Control, Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Meiyuan Yangxiang, Wuxi, People's Republic of China

Banchob Sripa

Affiliation Tropical Disease Research Laboratory, Division of Experimental Pathology, Department of Pathology, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand

Sara Lustigman

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.