About the Authors
- Evaristus Chibunna Mbanefo, Mihoko Kikuchi, Nguyen Tien Huy, Mohammed Nasir Shuaibu, Mahamoud Sama Cherif, Kenji Hirayama
- Department of Immunogenetics, Institute of Tropical Medicine (NEKKEN) and Global COE Program, Nagasaki University, Sakamoto, Japan
- Evaristus Chibunna Mbanefo
- Department of Parasitology and Entomology, Faculty of Bioscience, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria
- Chuanxin Yu
- Laboratory on Technology for Parasitic Disease Prevention and Control, Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Meiyuan, Wuxi, People's Republic of China
- Masahiro Wakao, Yasuo Suda
- Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Kagoshima University, Kohrimoto, Kagoshima, Japan
- Yasuo Suda
- SUDx-Biotec Corporation, Shiroyama, Kagoshima, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: ECM MK KH. Performed the experiments: ECM MK NTH MNS CY MSC MW YS. Analyzed the data: ECM MK NTH MNS YS KH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MK CY MW YS KH. Wrote the paper: ECM KH.