About the Authors

Irene Kuepfer, Christian Burri, Johannes A. Blum
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Irene Kuepfer, Christian Burri, Johannes A. Blum
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Emma Peter Hhary
Kaliua Health Centre, Kaliua, Tanzania

Mpairwe Allan, Andrew Edielu
Lwala Hospital, Lwala, Uganda

Corresponding Author

irene.kuepfer@unibas.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: IK CB. Performed the experiments: IK EPH. Analyzed the data: IK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: IK AE. Wrote the paper: IK. IMPAMEL III trial coordinator: IK. Local Principal Investigator of the IMPAMEL III program: EPH. Principal Investigator IMPAMEL III program: JAB. Local Principal Investigator in Lwala Hospital/Uganda at time of data collection: MA. Local Principal Investigator in Lwala Hospital/Uganda at time of data collection (after Dr. Allan left): AE. PhD supervisor: CB.