About the Authors

Soraya Gaze

Affiliations Centre for Biodiscovery and Molecular Development of Therapeutics, Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine, Queensland Tropical Health Alliance Laboratory, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia em Doenças Tropicais, Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou, Instituto Fiocruz, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Patrick Driguez

Affiliation QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Mark S. Pearson

Affiliation Centre for Biodiscovery and Molecular Development of Therapeutics, Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine, Queensland Tropical Health Alliance Laboratory, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Tiago Mendes

Affiliation Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Denise L. Doolan

Affiliation QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Angela Trieu

Affiliation QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Donald P. McManus

Affiliation QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Geoffrey N. Gobert

Affiliation QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Maria Victoria Periago

Affiliation Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia em Doenças Tropicais, Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou, Instituto Fiocruz, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Rodrigo Correa Oliveira

Affiliation Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia em Doenças Tropicais, Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou, Instituto Fiocruz, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Fernanda C. Cardoso

Affiliations QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Institute for Molecular Biosciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia

Guilherme Oliveira

Affiliation Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia em Doenças Tropicais, Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou, Instituto Fiocruz, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Rie Nakajima

Affiliation University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Al Jasinskas

Affiliation University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Chris Hung

Affiliation University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Li Liang

Affiliation University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Jozelyn Pablo

Affiliation University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Jeffrey M. Bethony

Affiliation George Washington University, Washington, D.C., United States of America

Philip L. Felgner

Affiliation University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Alex Loukas

Alex.Loukas@jcu.edu.au

Affiliation Centre for Biodiscovery and Molecular Development of Therapeutics, Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine, Queensland Tropical Health Alliance Laboratory, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SG JMB PLF PD DLD DPM AL. Performed the experiments: SG JMB MSP TM AT GNG FCC RN AJ JP MVP. Analyzed the data: SG PD MSP TM AT DLD GNG FCC RN CH LL JP JMB PLF AL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RCO GO JMB PLF RN PD DPM GNG AJ JP AL. Wrote the paper: SG JMB MSP PLF AL.