About the Authors
Department of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine (DITM), University Hospital, Ludwig-Maximilians University (LMU), Munich, Germany
Programme National de Lutte contre L'Ulcère de Buruli – Lèpre et Pian (PNLUB-LP), Lomé, Togo
Centre Hospitalier Régionale Tsévié (CHR), Tsévié, Togo
German Leprosy and Tuberculosis Relief Association (DAHW), Togo Office, Lomé, Togo
Institut National d'Hygiène (INH), Lomé, Togo
German Leprosy and Tuberculosis Relief Association (DAHW), Würzburg, Germany
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: GB KLH BK MB FXW AD TL JN. Performed the experiments: KLH EP KH EF JN. Analyzed the data: GB KLH MB EP K-HH KA AB-K KH JN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GB KB K-HH FXW AB-K AD TL. Wrote the paper: GB KLH MB K-HH JN. Planning and realization of training workshops for CLTs and health staff in Togo: GB KLH BK EP FXW KA AB-K AD JN. Planning and realization of outreach activities for case finding in Togo: KLH BK EP FXW KA AB-K AD JN. Critical review of manuscript: K-HH TL.