About the Authors

Gareth Whiteley

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Rhiannon A. E. Logan

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Kam-Yin D. Leung

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Fiona J. Newberry

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Paul D. Rowley

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

John P. Dunbar

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Simon C. Wagstaff

Affiliation Bioinformatics Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Nicholas R. Casewell

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Robert A. Harrison

Robert.Harrison@lstmed.ac.uk

Affiliation Alistair Reid Venom Research Unit, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GW RAEL KYDL SCW NRC RAH. Performed the experiments: GW RAEL KYDL FJN PDR JPD SCW NRC RAH. Analyzed the data: GW RAEL KYDL FJN SCW NRC RAH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GW PDR JPD SCW NRC RAH. Wrote the paper: GW NRC RAH.