About the Authors

A. Roderick Escombe

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: rod.escombe@imperial.ac.uk

Affiliations Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunity, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Wellcome Trust Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Perú

David A. J Moore

Affiliations Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunity, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Wellcome Trust Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Perú, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú

Robert H Gilman

Affiliations Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Perú, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

William Pan

Affiliation Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Marcos Navincopa

Affiliations Servicio de Enfermedades Tropicales y Infecciosas, Hospital Dos de Mayo, Lima, Perú, Universidad Nacional Mayor San Marcos, Lima, Perú

Eduardo Ticona

Affiliation Servicio de Enfermedades Tropicales y Infecciosas, Hospital Dos de Mayo, Lima, Perú

Carlos Martínez

Affiliation Servicio de Neumología, Hospital Nacional Dos de Mayo, Lima, Perú

Luz Caviedes

Affiliation Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú

Patricia Sheen

Affiliation Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú

Armando Gonzalez

Affiliation Universidad Nacional Mayor San Marcos, Lima, Perú

Catherine J Noakes

Affiliation School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Jon S Friedland

Affiliations Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunity, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Wellcome Trust Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Carlton A Evans

Affiliations Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunity, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Wellcome Trust Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine, Imperial College London, United Kingdom , Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Perú, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

All authors contributed to the design or data analysis of the study, the writing of the article and approved the final version to be published. ARE had full access to all the data in the study and had final responsibility for the decision to submit for publication and is the guarantor.