About the Authors

Valerie A. Paz-Soldan

vpazsold@tulane.edu

Affiliation Global Health Systems and Development Department, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Robert C. Reiner Jr

Affiliations Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States of America, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Amy C. Morrison

Affiliations Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States of America, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America

Steven T. Stoddard

Affiliations Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States of America, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Uriel Kitron

Affiliations Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Thomas W. Scott

Affiliations Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States of America, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

John P. Elder

Affiliation Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America

Eric S. Halsey

Affiliation U.S. Navy Medical Research Unit No. 6, Iquitos, Peru

Tadeusz J. Kochel

Affiliation U.S. Navy Medical Research Unit No. 6, Iquitos, Peru

Helvio Astete

Affiliation U.S. Navy Medical Research Unit No. 6, Iquitos, Peru

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec

Affiliations Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VAPS GMVP RCR STS ACM UK TWS JPE ESH TJK. Performed the experiments: VAPS GMVP RCR STS ACM UK TWS JPE ESH TJK HA. Analyzed the data: VAPS GMVP RCR STS ACM. Wrote the paper: VAPS GMVP RCR STS ACM UK TWS JPE ESH TJK HA.