About the Authors

Anna M. Afonso, Mark H. Ebell
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Rick L. Tarleton
Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases and Department of Cellular Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

anna.afonso87@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AMA MHE RLT. Performed the experiments: AMA MHE. Analyzed the data: AMA MHE. Wrote the paper: AMA MHE RLT.