About the Authors

James S. McCarthy


Affiliation Queensland Institute of Medical Research, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia

Sara Lustigman

Affiliation Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Guo-Jing Yang

Affiliation Department of Schistosomiasis Control, Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China

Rashida M. Barakat

Affiliation High Institute of Public Health, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt

Héctor H. García

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

Banchob Sripa

Affiliation Tropical Disease Research Laboratory, Division of Experimental Pathology, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand

Arve Lee Willingham

Affiliation Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Roger K. Prichard

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

María-Gloria Basáñez

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.