About the Authors
- Anna Roca, Philip C. Hill, John Townend, Uzo Egere, Martin Antonio, Abdoulie Bojang, Abiodun Akisanya, Teresa Litchfield, David E. Nsekpong, Claire Oluwalana, Stephen R. C. Howie, Richard A. Adegbola
- Medical Research Council Unit, The Gambia
- Anna Roca
- Barcelona Center for International Health Research (CRESIB), Institut d'Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
- Philip C. Hill
- Centre for International Health, School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
- Brian Greenwood
- Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
- Richard A. Adegbola
- Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
All authors declare no conflicts of interest.
Conceived and designed the experiments: PCH BG RAA. Performed the experiments: AR PCH UE TL RAA. Analyzed the data: JT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AR MA AB DEN SRCH RAA. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: AR. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: AR PCH BG RAA. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: AR PCH JT UE MA AB AA TL DEN CO SRCH BG RAA. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: AR PCH JT UE MA AB AA TL DEN CO SRCH BG RAA.