About the Authors

Seth E. O'Neal

oneals@ohsu.edu

Affiliation Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

Luz M. Moyano

Affiliation Cysticercosis Elimination Program and Center for Global Heath Tumbes, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Tumbes, Peru

Viterbo Ayvar

Affiliation Cysticercosis Elimination Program and Center for Global Heath Tumbes, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Tumbes, Peru

Guillermo Gonzalvez

Affiliation Cysticercosis Elimination Program and Center for Global Heath Tumbes, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Tumbes, Peru

Andre Diaz

Affiliation Cysticercosis Elimination Program and Center for Global Heath Tumbes, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Tumbes, Peru

Silvia Rodriguez

Affiliation Instituto de Ciencias Neurológicas, Lima, Peru

Patricia P. Wilkins

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Victor C. W. Tsang

Affiliation Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Robert H. Gilman

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, School of Sciences, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Hector H. Garcia

Affiliations Cysticercosis Elimination Program and Center for Global Heath Tumbes, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Tumbes, Peru, Instituto de Ciencias Neurológicas, Lima, Peru, Department of Microbiology, School of Sciences, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

Armando E. Gonzalez

Affiliation School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HHG AEG RHG. Performed the experiments: LMM VA GG AD SR. Analyzed the data: SEO HHG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PPW VCWT. Wrote the paper: SEO HHG.