About the Authors

Tran Tinh Hien, Maciej F. Boni, Juliet E. Bryant, Tran Thuy Ngan, Marcel Wolbers, Tran Dang Nguyen, Do Quang Ha, Vo Minh Hien, Tran Tan Thanh, Le Nguyen Truc Nhu, Le Thi Tam Uyen, Jeremy Farrar, H. Rogier van Doorn
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Program, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Tran Tinh Hien, Nguyen Thanh Truong, Nguyen Thi Dung, Vo Minh Hien, Le Thi Tam Uyen, Pham Thi Nhien, Nguyen Tran Chinh, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau
Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Tran Tinh Hien, Tran Thuy Ngan, Jeremy Farrar, H. Rogier van Doorn
Southeast Asian Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network (SEAICRN, Jakarta, Indonesia

Maciej F. Boni
MRC Centre for Genomics and Global Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Maciej F. Boni, Juliet E. Bryant, Marcel Wolbers, Jeremy Farrar, H. Rogier van Doorn
Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

mboni@oucru.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: TTH MFB JEB TTN MW TDN NTT NTD DQH VMH TTT LNTN LTTU PTN NTC NVVC JF HRvD. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: TTH MFB JEB TTN MW TDN NTT NTD DQH VMH TTT LNTN LTTU PTN NTC NVVC JF HRvD. Designed the experiments/the study: TTH TTN DQH LTTU PTN NVVC JF HRvD. Analyzed the data: TTH MFB JEB MW DQH TTT JF HRvD. Collected data/did experiments for the study: TTH JEB TTN TDN NTT NTD DQH VMH TTT LNTN LTTU PTN HRvD. Enrolled patients: TTH NTT NTD JF. MFB, HRvD, and JEB co-wrote the first draft of the paper, and wrote most of the paper. Contributed to the writing of the paper: TTH MFB JEB TTN MW DQH VMH PTN NTC NVVC JF HRvD. MFB did the epidemiological analysis. MFB and MW did the statistical analysis. TDN collected and analyzed epidemiological data.