About the Authors

Anaïs Merckx, Marie-Paule Nivez, Christian Doerig
INSERM U609, Wellcome Center for Molecular Parasitology, Glasgow Biomedical Research Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Anaïs Merckx, Gordon Langsley
Institut Cochin, INSERM U567, Université Paris Descartes, CNRS (UMR 8104), Paris, France

Guillaume Bouyer, Serge Thomas, Stéphane Egée
Université Pierre et Marie Curie – CNRS UMR 7150, Roscoff, France

Pietro Alano
Instituto Superiore de Sanita, Rome, Italy

Kirk Deitsch
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

A. Merckx, K. Deitsch, C. Doerig, and S. Egée conceived and designed the experiments. A. Merckx, M-P. Nivez, G. Bouyer, P. Alano, K. Deitsch, and S. Egée performed the experiments. A. Merckx, G. Bouyer, P. Alano, G. Langsley, S. Thomas, C. Doerig, and S. Egée analyzed the data. A. Merckx, G. Langsley, C. Doerig, and S. Egée wrote the paper.