About the Authors

Femkje A. M. Jonker, Job C. J. Calis, Bernard J. Brabin, Michael Boele van Hensbroek
Global Child Health Group, Emma Children's Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Kamija Phiri, Harriet Khoffi
Community Health Department, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi

Eric A. T. Brienen, Jaco J. Verweij, Lisette van Lieshout
Department of Parasitology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

femkje.jonker@live.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MBvH LvL. Performed the experiments: JCJC KP EATB HK BJB JJV MBvH LvL. Analyzed the data: FAMJ JCJC LvL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JCJC KP EATB HK BJB JJV MBvH LvL. Wrote the paper: FAMJ JCJC KP HK BJB JJV MBvH LvL.