About the Authors

Thomas Fürst, Jürg Utzinger
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Thomas Fürst, Jürg Utzinger
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Kigbafori D. Silué, Mamadou Ouattara, Eliézer K. N'Goran
Unité de Formation et de Recherche Biosciences, Université de Cocody, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Kigbafori D. Silué, Yao N'Guessan, Fabian Zouzou, Siaka Koné, Eliézer K. N'Goran
Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Dje N. N'Goran
Programme National de Lutte contre la Schistosomiase, les Géohelminthiases et la Filariose Lymphatique, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Lukas G. Adiossan
Hôpital Général de Taabo, Taabo Cité, Côte d'Ivoire

Corresponding Author

juerg.utzinger@unibas.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TF KDS MO SK EKN JU. Performed the experiments: TF KDS MO DNN LGA YN FZ JU. Analyzed the data: TF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TF KDS MO DNN LGA YN FZ SK EKN JU. Wrote the paper: TF JU.