About the Authors

Alexander Yaw Debrah, Sabine Mand, Sabine Specht, Kenneth Pfarr, Achim Hoerauf
Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Alexander Yaw Debrah, Yeboah Marfo-Debrekyei, Linda Batsa, John Larbi, Ohene Adjei
Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, Kumasi, Ghana

Alexander Yaw Debrah, Bernard Lawson
Department of Theoretical and Applied Biology, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Mark Taylor
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Ohene Adjei
School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Corresponding Author

hoerauf@parasit.meb.uni-bonn.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

AH, MT, and OA conceived and designed the experiments. AYD, SM, SS, YMD, LB, KP, and JL performed the experiments. AYD, SM, BL, and AH analyzed the data. AYD, SM, and AH wrote the paper.