About the Authors

Deborah E. Dobson, Stephen M. Beverley
Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Shaden Kamhawi, Phillip Lawyer, David L. Sacks
Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, Intracellular Parasite Biology Section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Salvatore J. Turco
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Corresponding Author

dedobson@borcim.wustl.edu

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.