About the Authors

Sumiti Vinayak

Contributed equally to this work with: Sumiti Vinayak, Md Tauqeer Alam

Affiliations Atlanta Research and Education Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Md Tauqeer Alam

Contributed equally to this work with: Sumiti Vinayak, Md Tauqeer Alam

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Tonya Mixson-Hayden

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Andrea M. McCollum

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Rithy Sem

Affiliations National Malaria Center, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, US Naval Medical Research Unit No. 2, Jakarta, Indonesia

Naman K. Shah

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, UNC School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Pharath Lim

Affiliation Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Sinuon Muth

Affiliation National Malaria Center, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

William O. Rogers

Affiliation US Naval Medical Research Unit No. 2, Jakarta, Indonesia

Thierry Fandeur

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Unité d'Immunologie Moléculaire des Parasites, Paris, France

John W. Barnwell

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Ananias A. Escalante

Affiliation School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Chansuda Wongsrichanalai

Affiliation US Naval Medical Research Unit No. 2, Jakarta, Indonesia

Frederick Ariey

Affiliation Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Steven R. Meshnick

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, UNC School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Venkatachalam Udhayakumar

vxu0@cdc.gov

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SV MTA VU. Performed the experiments: SV MTA AMM. Analyzed the data: SV MTA VU. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TMH RS NKS PL SM WOR TF JWB AAE CW FA SRM VU. Wrote the paper: SV MTA VU.