About the Authors

Tanya Marchant

Tanya.Marchant@lshtm.ac.uk

Affiliations Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Malaria Centre, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Maternal Reproductive and Child Health Centre (MARCH), London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Barbara Willey

Affiliations Malaria Centre, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Maternal Reproductive and Child Health Centre (MARCH), London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Joanne Katz

Affiliation Department of International Health, Program in Global Disease Epidemiology and Control, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Siân Clarke

Affiliations Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Malaria Centre, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Simon Kariuki

Affiliations Kenya Medical Research Institute/Centre for Global Health Research, Kisumu, Kenya, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Kenya, Kisumu, Kenya

Feiko ter Kuile

Affiliation Child and Reproductive Health Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

John Lusingu

Affiliation National Institute Medical Research, Tanga, Tanzania

Richard Ndyomugyenyi

Affiliation Vector Control Division, Ministry of Health, Uganda

Christentze Schmiegelow

Affiliations Centre for Medical Parasitology, Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Department of Infectious Diseases Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), Copenhagen, Denmark

Deborah Watson-Jones

Affiliations Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Maternal Reproductive and Child Health Centre (MARCH), London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Mwanza Intervention Trials Unit, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania

Joanna Armstrong Schellenberg

Affiliations Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Malaria Centre, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Maternal Reproductive and Child Health Centre (MARCH), London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TM BW JK JAS. Performed the experiments: TM BW. Analyzed the data: BW TM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SC SK FtK JL RN CS DW-J. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: TM. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: TM BW JK SC SK FtK JL RN CS DW-J JAS. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: TM BW JK SC SK FtK JL RN CS DW-J JAS. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: TM BW JK SC SK FtK JL RN CS DW-J JAS. Enrolled patients: SC SK FtK JL RN CS DW-J.