About the Authors

Ileana Corvo

Affiliation Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República, UDELAR, Montevideo, Uruguay

Anthony J. O'Donoghue

Affiliation Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, and Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Lucía Pastro

Affiliations Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República, UDELAR, Montevideo, Uruguay, Laboratorio de Interacciones Moleculares, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República, UDELAR, Montevideo, Uruguay

Natalia Pi-Denis

Affiliation Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República, UDELAR, Montevideo, Uruguay

Alegra Eroy-Reveles

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Leda Roche

Affiliation Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República, UDELAR, Montevideo, Uruguay

James H. McKerrow

Affiliation Center for Discovery and Innovation in Parasitic Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

John P. Dalton

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, McGill University, Quebec, Canada

Charles S. Craik

Affiliation Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, and Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Conor R. Caffrey

Affiliation Center for Discovery and Innovation in Parasitic Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

José F. Tort

jtort@fmed.edu.uy

Affiliation Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de la República, UDELAR, Montevideo, Uruguay

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: IC LR CRC JFT. Performed the experiments: IC AJOD LP NPD. Analyzed the data: IC AJOD LP CRC JPD JFT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AER JHM CSC. Wrote the paper: IC AJOD CRC JPD JFT.