About the Authors

Matthew Yeo

Matthew.yeo@lshtm.ac.uk

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Isabel L. Mauricio

Affiliation Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Lisboa, Portugal

Louisa A. Messenger

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Michael D. Lewis

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Martin S. Llewellyn

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Nidia Acosta

Affiliations London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Departamento de Medicina Tropical, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay

Tapan Bhattacharyya

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Patricio Diosque

Affiliation Unidad de Epidemiología Molecular (UEM), Instituto de Patología Experimental, Universidad Nacional de Salta, Salta, Argentina

Hernan J. Carrasco

Affiliation Instituto de Medicina Tropical, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Los Chaguaramos, Caracas, Venezuela

Michael A. Miles

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MY MAM. Performed the experiments: MY LAM. Analyzed the data: MY LAM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MY LAM MDL MSL NA TB PD HJC. Wrote the paper: MY MAM. Input into design of experiments and technical advice: ILM.