About the Authors

Philip Bejon

pbejon@kemri-wellcome.org

Affiliations Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographical Medicine Research (Coast), Kilifi, Kenya, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Tabitha W. Mwangi

Affiliation Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographical Medicine Research (Coast), Kilifi, Kenya

Brett Lowe

Affiliation Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographical Medicine Research (Coast), Kilifi, Kenya

Norbert Peshu

Affiliation Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographical Medicine Research (Coast), Kilifi, Kenya

Adrian V. S. Hill

Affiliations Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Kevin Marsh

Affiliations Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographical Medicine Research (Coast), Kilifi, Kenya, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AH PB TM KM NP. Performed the experiments: PB TM BL. Analyzed the data: PB. Wrote the paper: PB.