About the Authors

Young-Il Jeong
Sung-Hee Hong
Shin-Hyeong Cho
Won-Ja Lee
Sang-Eun Lee


Affiliation Division of Malaria & Parasitic Disease, Korea National Institute of Health, Cheongwon-gun, Chungbuk, Korea

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YIJ SEL WJL SHC. Performed the experiments: YIJ SHH. Analyzed the data: YIJ SEL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YIJ SEL. Wrote the paper: YIJ SEL.