About the Authors

Verena Ilona Carrara, Stephane Proux, Valery Gilbos, Al Brockman, Elizabeth A Ashley, Rose McGready, François Nosten
Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Tak, Thailand

Verena Ilona Carrara, Al Brockman, Elizabeth A Ashley, Rose McGready, Srivicha Krudsood, Somjai Leemingsawat, Nicholas White, François Nosten
Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Verena Ilona Carrara, Sornchai Looareesuwan, Pratap Singhasivanon
Departments of Medical Entomology, Tropical Hygiene and Clinical Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Supakit Sirilak, Janjira Thonglairuam
Public Health Office, Tak, Thailand

Chaiporn Rojanawatsirivet
Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand

Elizabeth A Ashley, Rose McGready, Nicholas White, François Nosten
Centre for Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

SMRU@tropmedres.ac

Competing Interests

NW is chairman of the World Health Organization malaria treatment guidelines committee and is on the editorial board of PLoS Medicine. The authors have no other conflict of interest to declare.

Author Contributions

S. Sirilak, P. Singhasivanon, N. White, and F. Nosten conceptualized and designed the project. V. I. Carrara coordinated the cross-sectional surveys, interpreted the results of all study components, and drafted the manuscript, with F. Nosten. J. Thonglairuam managed the data entry of the public health data and conducted preliminary results of morbidity and mortality. A. Brockman coordinated and analysed the in vitro studies, E. A. Ashley the in vivo studies, and R. McGready the studies related to pregnant women. S. Proux supervised and controlled the quality of all laboratory results. V. Gilbos developed and supervised the Information Education Communication programme. C. Rojanawatsirivet, S. Krudsood, S. Leemingsawat, and S. Looareesuwan coordinated and analysed part of the entomological data. All authors revised the manuscript for intellectual content.