About the Authors

Bin Xu, Wei Hu, Chuan Ju, Zheng Feng
National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People's Republic of China

Catherine A. Gordon, Donald P. McManus, Darren J. Gray, Geoffrey N. Gobert
Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia

Catherine A. Gordon, Darren J. Gray
Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Hong-Gen Chen, Xiao-Jun Zeng, Jun Ge, Wei-Ming Lan, Shu-Ying Xie, Wei-Sheng Jiang
Jiangxi Provincial Institute of Parasitic Diseases Control, Nanchang, People's Republic of China

Allen G. Ross
Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia

Luz P. Acosta, Remigio Olveda
Research Institute of Tropical Medicine, Department of Immunology, Manila, Philippines

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ZF BX WH CAG DPM RM. Performed the experiments: HC CJ XZ JG WL SX WJ BX ZF CAG LPA RO. Analyzed the data: BX ZF CAG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HC CJ XZ JG WL SX WJ BX ZF AGR RO. Wrote the paper: CAG DPM DJG GNG ZF.