About the Authors

Deborah E. Dobson

dedobson@borcim.wustl.edu

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Shaden Kamhawi

Affiliation Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, Intracellular Parasite Biology Section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Phillip Lawyer

Affiliation Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, Intracellular Parasite Biology Section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Salvatore J. Turco

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Stephen M. Beverley

Affiliation Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

David L. Sacks

Affiliation Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, Intracellular Parasite Biology Section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DED SMB DLS. Performed the experiments: DED SK PL SJT DLS. Analyzed the data: DED SJT SMB DLS. Wrote the paper: DED SMB DLS.