About the Authors

Moritoshi Iwagami, Megumi Fukumoto, Shigeyuki Kano
Department of Tropical Medicine and Malaria, Research Institute, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

Megumi Fukumoto, Shigeyuki Kano
Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

Seung-Young Hwang, Weon-Gyu Kho
Department of Parasitology, College of Medicine, Inje University, Busanjin-gu, Busan, Korea

So-Hee Kim, Weon-Gyu Kho
Department of Malariology, College of Medicine, Paik Institute of Clinical Research, Inje University, Busanjin-gu, Busan, Korea

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MI MF WGK SK. Performed the experiments: MI MF SYH SHK. Analyzed the data: MI MF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WGK. Wrote the paper: MI MF WGK SK.