About the Authors

Steffen Hahnel, Zhigang Lu, Christoph G. Grevelding, Thomas Quack
Institute of Parasitology, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Giessen, Germany

R. Alan Wilson
Centre for Immunology and Infection, Department of Biology, University of York, York, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

thomas.quack@vetmed.uni-giessen.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TQ. Performed the experiments: SH ZL TQ. Analyzed the data: SH ZL TQ CGG RAW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RAW. Wrote the paper: TQ CGG.