About the Authors
Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
Immtech Pharmaceuticals Inc., Vernon Hills, Illinois, United States of America
Hôpital Evangélique de Vanga, Vanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Centre Neuro Psycho Pathologique, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Hôpital General de Reference Bandundu, Bandundu, Democratic Republic of Congo
Hôpital Evangélique de Kikongo, Kikongo, Democratic Republic of Congo
CDTC Maluku, Maluku, Democratic Republic of Congo
Instituto de Combate e de Controlo das Tripanossomíases, Luanda, Angola
Malteser International, Malteser Hospital, Yei, Southern Sudan
Cardiology Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JAB CB CH CO GP MJZ. Performed the experiments: JAB BF LK PM FM DK AM AD JRF GP. Analyzed the data: JAB CS CB CO MJZ. Wrote the paper: JAB CB CH MJZ. Critically reviewed the paper: CH CO. Patient recruitment and examinations: BF LK PM FM DK AM AD JRF.