About the Authors
- Kerstin Baer, Christian Klotz, Ute Frevert
- Department of Medical Parasitology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
- Stefan H. I Kappe
- Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
- Thomas Schnieder
- Department of Parasitology, University of Veterinary Medicine, Hannover, Hannover, Germany
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
KB, CK, and UF conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper. SHIK contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. TS sponsored KB's dissertation.