About the Authors

Christian Flueck

Affiliation Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Richard Bartfai

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Nijmegen Center of Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Igor Niederwieser

Affiliation Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Kathrin Witmer

Affiliation Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Blaise T. F. Alako

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Nijmegen Center of Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Suzette Moes

Affiliation Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Zbynek Bozdech

Affiliation School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Paul Jenoe

Affiliation Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Hendrik G. Stunnenberg

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology, Nijmegen Center of Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Till S. Voss

till.voss@unibas.ch

Affiliation Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CF RB IN KW ZB PJ HGS TSV. Performed the experiments: CF RB IN KW SM ZB TSV. Analyzed the data: CF RB IN KW BTFA SM ZB PJ HGS TSV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZB PJ HGS TSV. Wrote the paper: CF RB TSV.