About the Authors

Heiman F. L. Wertheim

heiman.wertheim@gmail.com

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, National Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Vietnam, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom

Pilaipan Puthavathana

Affiliation Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Department of Microbiology, Bangkok, Thailand

Ngoc My Nghiem

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

H. Rogier van Doorn

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Trung Vu Nguyen

Affiliation National Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hung Viet Pham

Affiliation National Hospital of Pediatrics, Hanoi, Vietnam

Decy Subekti

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network (SEAICRN) Coordinating Center, Eijkman Institute, Jakarta, Indonesia

Syahrial Harun

Affiliation National Institute of Health Research and Development, Jakarta, Indonesia

Suhud Malik

Affiliation National Institute of Health Research and Development, Jakarta, Indonesia

Janet Robinson

Affiliation Family Health International, Bangkok, Thailand

Motiur Rahman

Affiliation Family Health International, Bangkok, Thailand

Walter Taylor

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom, Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Niklas Lindegardh

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom, Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Steve Wignall

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network (SEAICRN) Coordinating Center, Eijkman Institute, Jakarta, Indonesia

Jeremy J. Farrar

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Menno D. de Jong

Affiliations South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital of Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: HFLW PP HRvD NMN TVN HPV DS SH SM JR MR WT NL SW JJF MDdJ. Wrote the first draft of the paper: HFLW PP SH. Contributed to the writing of the paper: HFLW HRvD NMN TVN HPV DS SM JR MR WT NL SW JJF MDdJ.