About the Authors

Laurens Manning

Affiliation School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

Moses Laman

Affiliations School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia, Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea

Anna Rosanas-Urgell

Affiliation Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea

Pascal Michon

Affiliations Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea, Faculty of Health Sciences, Divine Word University, Madang, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea

Susan Aipit

Affiliation Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea

Cathy Bona

Affiliation Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea

Peter Siba

Affiliation Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea

Ivo Mueller

Affiliations Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea, Infection and Immunity Division, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, Center de Recerca en Salut Internacional de Barcelona (CRESIB), Barcelona, Spain

Timothy M. E. Davis

tdavis@cyllene.uwa.edu.au

Affiliation School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TMED IM LM. Performed the experiments: LM ML AR SA CB. Analyzed the data: LM TMED IM. Wrote the paper: LM ML AR PM PS IM TMED.