About the Authors

Thomas Fürst, Jürg Utzinger
Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Giovanna Raso
Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia

Giovanna Raso
School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Giovanna Raso, Cinthia A. Acka, Andres B. Tschannen, Eliézer K. N'Goran
Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Cinthia A. Acka
Département de Sociologie, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Eliézer K. N'Goran
UFR Biosciences, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Corresponding Author

juerg.utzinger@unibas.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TF GR CAA ABT EKN JU. Performed the experiments: GR CAA ABT EKN. Analyzed the data: TF. Wrote the paper: TF. Critically revised the manuscript and read and approved the final version: TF GR CAA ABT EKN JU.