About the Authors

Ramadhan Hashim, Jin Kyung Park, Rita Reyburn, Mohammad Ali, Na Yoon Chang, Deok Ryun Kim, Benedikt Ley, Kamala Thriemer, Anna Lena Lopez, John D. Clemens, Jacqueline L. Deen, Sunheang Shin
International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

Ahmed M. Khatib, Attiye J. Shaame, Abdul A. Saleh, Mohamed S. Jiddawi
Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Stonetown, Zanzibar

Godwin Enwere, Raymond Hutubessy, Maria Teresa Aguado, Marie Paule Kieny
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Benedikt Ley
Biocenter, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Christian Schaetti
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Christian Schaetti
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

David Sack
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Stephen Obaro
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America

Said M. Ali
Public Health Laboratory Ivo de Carneri, Chake-Chake, Zanzibar

Lorenz von Seidlein
Menzies School of Health Research, Casuarina, Northern Territory, Australia

Corresponding Author

lseidlein@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MJ LvS JLD JDC KT BL RR GE AMK R. Hashim. Performed the experiments: R. Hashim AMK RR NYC BL KT AS SMS AS LvS. Analyzed the data: JKP MA NYC DRK LvS. Wrote the paper: R. Hashim AMK GE JKP RR MA NYC DRK BL KT ALL JDC JLD SS CS R. Hutubessy MTA MPK DS SO AJS SMA AAS LvS MSJ.