About the Authors

Michael Parker, Susan J. Bull, Jantina de Vries
Ethox Centre, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Susan J. Bull, Jantina de Vries, Dominic P. Kwiatkowski
Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, Oxford, United Kingdom

Tsiri Agbenyega
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Ogobara K. Doumbo
Malaria Research and Training Centre, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Dominic P. Kwiatkowski
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

michael.parker@ethox.ox.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MP SJB JdV TA OKD DPK. Wrote the first draft of the paper: MP JdV. Contributed to the writing of the paper: MP SJB JdV TA OKD DPK.