About the Authors

Cathy Steel, Joseph Kubofcik, Thomas B. Nutman
Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Eric A. Ottesen
Lymphatic Filariasis Support Center, The Task Force for Global Health, Decatur, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

csteel@niaid.nih.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CS JK TBN. Performed the experiments: JK. Analyzed the data: CS JK. Wrote the paper: CS EAO TBN.