About the Authors

Timothy P. Yoshino, Xiao-Jun Wu, Hongdi Liu, Laura A. Gonzalez
Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

André M. Deelder, Cornelis H. Hokke
Department of Parasitology, Center for Infectious Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

yoshinot@svm.vetmed.wisc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TPY X-JW CHH. Performed the experiments: X-JW HL LAG. Analyzed the data: TPY X-JW AMD CHH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AMD CHH. Wrote the paper: TPY. Reviewed/revised manuscript: LAG X-JW CHH AMD. Prepared figures: X-JW LAG. Financial support: TPY.