About the Authors

Piengchan Sonthayanon, Wirongrong Chierakul
Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Piengchan Sonthayanon, Sharon J. Peacock, Wirongrong Chierakul, Vanaporn Wuthiekanun, Stuart D. Blacksell, Nicholas P. J. Day
Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Sharon J. Peacock
Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Mathew T. G. Holden, Stephen D. Bentley
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, United Kingdom

Edward J. Feil
Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom

Nicholas P. J. Day
Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

piengchan@tropmedres.ac

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PS SJP NPD. Performed the experiments: PS WC VW SDB MTGH SDB. Analyzed the data: PS SJP MTGH SDB EJF NPD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PS SJP WC VW SDB MTGH SDB EJF. Wrote the paper: PS SJP EJF NPD.