Funding for this research was provided by:
Special Scheme Project on Advanced Research and Development for Next Generation Technology
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (16K08759)
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Received: 21 February 2019
Accepted: 7 July 2019
First Online: 15 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The utilization of blood samples of healthy Japanese volunteers for the parasite culture was approved by the institutional review committee of the Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University (Approval Number: 22-3). Informed consent was obtained from all participants. Animal experiments were performed in accordance with the Guiding Principles for Care and Use of Laboratory Animals at Hoshi University and at the Research Institute for Microbial Diseases of Osaka University (Approval Number: Biken-AP-H26-06-0).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.