About the Authors

Laurence Lecordier

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Benoit Vanhollebeke

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Philippe Poelvoorde

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Patricia Tebabi

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Françoise Paturiaux-Hanocq

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Fabienne Andris

Affiliation Laboratory of Animal Physiology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Laurence Lins

Affiliation Centre de Biophysique Moléculaire Numérique, Université de Gembloux, Gembloux, Belgium

Etienne Pays

epays@ulb.ac.be

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, E. Pays. Performed the experiments: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, P. Poelvoorde, P. Tebabi, F. Paturiaux-Hanocq, F. Andris, L. Lins. Analyzed the data: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, E. Pays. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: F. Paturiaux-Hanocq. Wrote the paper: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, E. Pays.