About the Authors

Bradley J. Stevenson

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Patricia Pignatelli

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Dimitra Nikou

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Mark J. I. Paine

m.j.paine@liverpool.ac.uk

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MJIP BJS. Performed the experiments: BJS PP DN. Analyzed the data: BJS MJIP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BJS PP DN. Wrote the paper: BJS MJIP.