About the Authors

Mario Cortina-Borja

Affiliation Centre for Pediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom

Hooi Kuan Tan

Affiliation Centre for Pediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom

Martine Wallon

Affiliation Hospices Civils de Lyon, Service de Parasitologie, Hôpital de la Croix-Rousse, Lyon, France

Malgorzata Paul

Affiliation Department and Clinic of Tropical and Parasitic Diseases, University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland

Andrea Prusa

Affiliation Medical University of Vienna, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Paediatric Neonatology, Intensive Care and Neuropaediatrics, Vienna, Austria

Wilma Buffolano

Affiliation Perinatal Infection Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

Gunilla Malm

Affiliation Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Division of Paediatrics, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden

Alison Salt

Affiliation Wolfson Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom

Katherine Freeman

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

Eskild Petersen

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Aarhus N., Denmark

Ruth E. Gilbert

r.gilbert@ich.ucl.ac.uk

Affiliation Centre for Pediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom

for The European Multicentre Study on Congenital Toxoplasmosis (EMSCOT)

Membership of EMSCOT is provided in the Acknowledgments.

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MC-B HKT MW MP AP WB GM AS KF EP REG. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: MC-B HKT MW MP AP WB GM AS KF EP REG. Designed the experiments/the study: HKT AP AS EP REG. Analyzed the data: MC-B HKT AP KF REG. Collected data/did experiments for the study: HKT MW MP AP WB GM EP REG. Enrolled patients: MW MP AP WB GM EP. Wrote the first draft of the paper: REG. Contributed to the writing of the paper: MC-B HKT AP WB GM AS KF EP REG. Developed the models: MC-B. Responsible for data integrity: WB. Principal investigator for the study: REG.