About the Authors

Philippe J. Guerin, Carole Fogg, Loretxu Pinoges, Francis Bajunirwe, Carolyn Nabasumba, Salah Ghabri, Vincent Batwala, Rogers Twesigye, Patrice Piola
Epicentre, Paris, France

Philippe J. Guerin, Lisbeth M. Næss, Einar Rosenqvist, Leif O. Frøholm, Ingeborg S. Aaberge, John-Arne Røttingen, Dominique A. Caugant
Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway

Philippe J. Guerin, Lisbeth M. Næss, Einar Rosenqvist, Ingeborg S. Aaberge, John-Arne Røttingen, Dominique A. Caugant
Centre for Prevention of Global Infections, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Francis Bajunirwe, Vincent Batwala
Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda

Ray Borrow
Health Protection Agency, Manchester, United Kingdom

John-Arne Røttingen
Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Oslo, Norway

Dominique A. Caugant
Department of Oral Biology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Corresponding Author

philippe.guerin@epicentre.msf.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PJG LMN ER LOF ISA JAR DAC. Performed the experiments: LMN CF FB CN RB VB RT PP DAC. Analyzed the data: PJG LMN LP SG PP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PJG LMN ER LP RB SG PP DAC. Wrote the paper: PJG LMN CF ER FB CN LOF ISA JAR PP DAC.