About the Authors

Elfadil Abass, Nadine Bollig, Katharina Reinhard, Bärbel Camara, Alexander Visekruna, Michael Lohoff, Ulrich Steinhoff
Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Elfadil Abass, Durria Mansour
Biomedical Research Laboratory, Ahfad University for Women, Omdurman, Sudan

Corresponding Author

ulrich.steinhoff@staff.uni-marburg.de

Competing Interests

I have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: rKLO8 is currently filed for patent application.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EA US ML. Performed the experiments: EA BC. Analyzed the data: EA US NB KR AV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DM. Wrote the paper: EA US ML.