About the Authors

Florian Noulin

flo_noulin@hotmail.com

Affiliation Unit of Malariology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Javed Karim Manesia

Affiliation Department of development and regeneration, Stem Cell Institute, Leuven, Belgium

Anna Rosanas-Urgell

Affiliation Unit of Malariology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Annette Erhart

Affiliation Unit of Malariology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Céline Borlon

Affiliation Unit of Malariology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Jan Van Den Abbeele

Affiliation Unit of Veterinary Protozoology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Umberto d'Alessandro

Affiliation Medical Research Council Unit, Fajara, The Gambia

Catherine M. Verfaillie

Affiliation Department of development and regeneration, Stem Cell Institute, Leuven, Belgium

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FN JKM. Performed the experiments: FN. Analyzed the data: FN CMV AE. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ARU AE. Wrote the paper: FN JKM JVDA UDA AE CB ARU CMV.