About the Authors

Young-An Bae

Affiliations Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Suwon, Korea, Department of Microbiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gachon University, Incheon, Korea

Do-Whan Ahn

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Suwon, Korea

Eung-Goo Lee

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Suwon, Korea

Seon-Hee Kim

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Suwon, Korea

Guo-Bin Cai

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Suwon, Korea

Insug Kang

Affiliation Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea

Woon-Mok Sohn

Affiliation Department of Parasitology and Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University College of Medicine, Jinju, Korea

Yoon Kong

kongy@skku.edu

Affiliation Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Suwon, Korea

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YK YAB. Performed the experiments: YK WMS YAB DWA EGL SHK GBC. Analyzed the data: YK YAB SHK IK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WMS SHK YAB IK. Wrote the paper: YK YAB.