About the Authors

Ha Vinh, Nguyen Van Minh Hoang, Pham Van Minh, Cao Thu Thuy, Ha Thi Loan, Mai Thu Chinh, Nguyen Phu Huong Lan, To Song Diep, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau
The Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ha Vinh, Nguyen Duc Anh, James I. Campbell, Nguyen Van Minh Hoang, Tran Vu Thieu Nga, Nguyen Thi Khanh Nhu, Pham Van Minh, Cao Thu Thuy, Pham Thanh Duy, Jeremy N. Day, Christiane Dolecek, Jeremy J. Farrar, Marcel Wolbers, Stephen Baker
The Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Vo Thi Cuc Anh, Le Thi Phuong, Nguyen Thi Hong Tham, Bui Li Mong, Phan Van Be Bay
Huu Nghi Hospital, Cao Lanh, Dong Thap Province, Vietnam

James I. Campbell, Jeremy N. Day, Christiane Dolecek, Jeremy J. Farrar, Marcel Wolbers, Stephen Baker
Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom

Nguyen Thi Thu Thao
School of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Corresponding Author

sbaker@oucru.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HV CD JJF NVVC SB. Performed the experiments: HV VTCA JIC NVMH TVTN NTKN PVM CTT PTD LTP HTL MTC NGTTT NTHT BLM PVBB NPHL TSD. Analyzed the data: NDA TVTN MW SB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JND. Wrote the paper: HV MW SB.