About the Authors

Majid Fasihi Harandi

fasihi@kmu.ac.ir

Affiliations Research Center for Modeling in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran, Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran

Christine M. Budke

Affiliation Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, College of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America

Sima Rostami

Affiliation Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MFH CMB SR. Performed the experiments: MFH CMB SR. Analyzed the data: MFH CMB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MFH CMB. Wrote the paper: MFH CMB SR.