About the Authors

Direk Limmathurotsakul

direk@tropmedres.ac (DL); sjp97@medschl.cam.ac.uk (SJP)

Affiliations Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Manas Kanoksil

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Sappasithiprasong Hospital, Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand

Vanaporn Wuthiekanun

Affiliation Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Rungrueng Kitphati

Affiliation Bureau of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand

Bianca deStavola

Affiliation Department of Medical Statistics, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Nicholas P. J. Day

Affiliations Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

Sharon J. Peacock

direk@tropmedres.ac (DL); sjp97@medschl.cam.ac.uk (SJP)

Affiliations Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Department of Medicine, Cambridge University, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DL SJP. Performed the experiments: DL. Analyzed the data: DL BD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MK VW RK NPJD. Wrote the paper: DL SJP.