About the Authors

Kabemba E. Mwape, Isaac K. Phiri
Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia

Nicolas Praet, Peter Van den Bossche, Reginald de Deken, Pierre Dorny, Sarah Gabriël
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

John B. Muma
Department of Disease Control, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia

Gideon Zulu
Petauke District Hospital, Petauke, Zambia

Niko Speybroeck
Institute of Health and Society, Université Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium

Pierre Dorny
Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

Corresponding Author

sgabriel@itg.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KEM IKP PVdB PD SG. Performed the experiments: KEM JBM GZ SG. Analyzed the data: KEM NP RdD NS PD SG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NP RdD NS PD SG. Wrote the paper: KEM IKP NP JBM GZ RdD NS PD SG.