About the Authors

Xiaoxia Wang, David Gurarie
Department of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Peter L. Mungai, Charles H. King
Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Eric M. Muchiri
Division of Vector Borne and Neglected Tropical Diseases, Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, Nairobi, Kenya

Uriel Kitron
Department of Environmental Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Charles H. King
Schistosomiasis Consortium for Research and Evaluation, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

chk@cwru.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: XW DG CHK UK EMM. Performed the experiments: XW DG PLM EMM UK CHK. Analyzed the data: XW DG PLM EMM UK CHK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: XW DG PLM EMM UK CHK. Wrote the paper: XW DG CHK.