About the Authors

Anton R. Dluzewski

Contributed equally to this work with: Anton R. Dluzewski, Irene T. Ling

anton.dluzewski@nimr.mrc.ac.uk

Affiliations Department of Immunobiology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, Division of Parasitology, NIMR, Mill Hill, London, United Kingdom

Irene T. Ling

Contributed equally to this work with: Anton R. Dluzewski, Irene T. Ling

Affiliation Division of Parasitology, NIMR, Mill Hill, London, United Kingdom

John M. Hopkins

Affiliations Department of Immunobiology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, Centre for Ultrastructural Imaging, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Munira Grainger

Affiliation Division of Parasitology, NIMR, Mill Hill, London, United Kingdom

Gabriele Margos

Current address: Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, United Kingdom

Affiliations Department of Immunobiology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, Centre for Ultrastructural Imaging, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Graham H. Mitchell

Affiliation Department of Immunobiology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Anthony A. Holder

Affiliation Division of Parasitology, NIMR, Mill Hill, London, United Kingdom

Lawrence H. Bannister

Affiliation Centre for Ultrastructural Imaging, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Guy's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ARD ITL AAH LHB. Performed the experiments: ARD ITL JMH MG GM GHM LHB. Analyzed the data: ARD ITL AAH LHB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JMH MG GM GHM. Wrote the paper: ARD ITL AAH LHB. Obtained funding for the study: GM GHM AAH.