About the Authors

Shraddha Kumari

Contributed equally to this work with: Shraddha Kumari, Pragya Misra

Affiliations Parasitology Division, Central Drug Research Institute, CSIR, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, Department of Immunology, Rikshospitalet-Radiumhospitalet Medical Centre, Institute for Cancer Research, Montebello, Oslo, Norway

Pragya Misra

Contributed equally to this work with: Shraddha Kumari, Pragya Misra

Affiliation Parasitology Division, Central Drug Research Institute, CSIR, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Rati Tandon

Affiliation Parasitology Division, Central Drug Research Institute, CSIR, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Mukesh Samant

Affiliations Parasitology Division, Central Drug Research Institute, CSIR, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, Department of Medical Biology, Research Center in Infectious Diseases, CHUL Research Center, Laval University, Quebec, Canada

Shyam Sundar

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Anuradha Dube

anuradha_dube@hotmail.com

Affiliation Parasitology Division, Central Drug Research Institute, CSIR, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AD. Performed the experiments: SK PM RT MS. Analyzed the data: SK PM RT MS AD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AD SS. Wrote the paper: PM AD.