About the Authors
Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand
Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
NJW is co-chairman of the WHO treatment guidelines committee.
RM, NJW, and FN developed the study protocol. RM, SOT, EAA, MP, JV, LP, and KW oversaw the implementation of the trial, assisted with the data analysis and drafting of the manuscript. LK oversaw the field laboratory work and analysis of the malaria smear results, MB and N Laochan undertook the PCR analysis, and N Lindegardh the lumefantrine analysis. EAA, PS, NJW, and FN contributed to the monitoring of the trial and drafting of the manuscript.