About the Authors

Haileeyesus Adamu

haile27@gmail.com

Affiliation Department of Biology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Teklu Wegayehu

Affiliation Tropical and Infectious Diseases, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Beyene Petros

Affiliation Department of Microbial, Cellular and Molecular Biology, College of Natural Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HA BP. Performed the experiments: HA TW. Analyzed the data: HA BP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HA BP TW. Wrote the paper: HA BP.