About the Authors

Berhan Ayele

Affiliation The Carter Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Teshome Gebre

Affiliation The Carter Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Jeanne Moncada

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Jenafir I. House

Affiliation F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Nicole E. Stoller

Affiliation F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Zhaoxia Zhou

Affiliation F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Travis C. Porco

Affiliations F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Bruce D. Gaynor

Affiliations F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Paul M. Emerson

Affiliation The Carter Center, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Julius Schachter

Affiliation Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Jeremy D. Keenan

jeremy.keenan@ucsf.edu

Affiliations F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BA TG PME JDK. Performed the experiments: JM JIH NES BDG JS. Analyzed the data: ZZ TCP PME JS JDK. Wrote the paper: BA TG JM JIH NES ZZ TCP BDG PME JS JDK.