About the Authors

Peter J. Hotez

mtmpjh@gwumc.edu or photez@gwu.edu

Affiliation Sabin Vaccine Institute and Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., United States of America

Competing Interests

PJH is a co-founder of the Global Network for Neglected Tropical Disease Control, and an inventor on two international patents on hookworm vaccines.