About the Authors

Louis-Albert Tchuem Tchuenté

tchuemtchuente@schisto.com

Affiliations Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon, Laboratory of Parasitology and Ecology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Yaoundé I, Yaoundé, Cameroon, National Programme for the Control of Schistosomiasis and Intestinal Helminthiasis, Ministry of Public Health, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Césaire Joris Kueté Fouodo

Affiliations Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon, Université de Yaoundé, IRD UMI 209 UMMISCO, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Romuald Isaka Kamwa Ngassam

Affiliation Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Laurentine Sumo

Affiliation Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Calvine Dongmo Noumedem

Affiliation Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Christian Mérimé Kenfack

Affiliation Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Nestor Feussom Gipwe

Affiliation Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Esther Dankoni Nana

Affiliation Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

J. Russell Stothard

Affiliation Disease Control Strategy Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

David Rollinson

Affiliation Wolfson Wellcome Biomedical Laboratories, The Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LATT JRS DR. Performed the experiments: LATT CJKF RIKN LS CDN CMK NFG EDN. Analyzed the data: LATT CJKF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LATT. Wrote the paper: LATT.