About the Authors
- Luis B Barreiro, Hélène Quach, Lluis Quintana-Murci
- CNRS FRE2849, Unit of Molecular Prevention and Therapy of Human Diseases, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
- Luis B Barreiro, Olivier Neyrolles, Ludovic Tailleux, Brigitte Gicquel
- Unité de Génétique Mycobactérienne, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
- Chantal L Babb, Paul D. van Helden, Eileen G Hoal
- Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
- Ken McElreavey
- Reproduction, Fertilité et Populations, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
LBB, ON, BG, and LQ designed the study. LBB, ON, LT, KM, BG, and LQ analyzed the data. LBB, CLB, and HQ performed the sequencing and genotyping analyses. PDH and EGH coordinated the collection, clinical information, and DNA extraction of the cohort samples. LBB, ON, CLB, LT, HQ, KM, PDH, EGH, BG, and LQ contributed to writing the paper.