About the Authors

Sébastien D. S. Pion, Amandine Cournil, Michel Boussinesq
Unité Mixte de Recherche 145, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) and University of Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France

Christoph Kaiser
Basic Health Services Kabarole & Bundbugyo Districts, Fort Portal, Uganda

Fernand Boutros-Toni, Pierre-Marie Preux
Institut d'Epidémiologie Neurologique et de Neurologie Tropicale (EA3174), Faculté de Médecine, Limoges, France

Melanie M. Taylor
Office of HIV, STD and Hepatitis C Services, Arizona Department of Health Services, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

Stefanie E. O. Meredith
134 Chemin du Recredoz, Divonne les Bains, France

Ansgar Stufe
Peramiho Mission Hospital, Peramiho, United Republic of Tanzania (URT)

Ione Bertocchi
Diocèse de Bouar, Bouar, Central African Republic (CAR)

Walter Kipp
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Corresponding Author

sebastien.pion@ird.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SDSP MB. Analyzed the data: SDSP FBT AC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MMT SEOM AS IB WK PMP MB. Wrote the paper: SDSP CK MMT SEOM WK MB.