About the Authors

Vanja Kovacic, Inaki Tirados, Johan Esterhuizen, Stephen J. Torr, Michael J. Lehane
Department of Vector Biology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Clement T. N. Mangwiro
Department of Animal Science, Bindura University of Science Education, Bindura, Zimbabwe

Stephen J. Torr
Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom

Helen Smith
Department of International Public Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

vkovacic@liv.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VK HS. Performed the experiments: VK. Analyzed the data: VK HS. Wrote the paper: VK IT JE CTNM SJT MJL HS. Designed the figures: IT.