About the Authors

Stephen L. Walker, Diana N. J. Lockwood
Department of Clinical Research, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Peter G. Nicholls
School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom

Sushmita Dhakal, Rachel A. Hawksworth, Murdo Macdonald, Kishori Mahat, Shudan Ruchal, Sushma Hamal, Deanna A. Hagge, Kapil D. Neupane
Anandaban Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal

Corresponding Author

steve.walker@lshtm.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SLW PGN RAH MM DNJL. Performed the experiments: SLW SD RAH KM SR SH. Analyzed the data: SLW PGN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SLW DNJL. Wrote the paper: SLW DNJL. Coordinated the study: SLW RAH MM DAH KDN.