About the Authors

Piero Olliaro, Byron Arana, Olivier Lapujade
UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (WHO/TDR), Geneva, Switzerland

Piero Olliaro
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Vaccinology, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

Michel Vaillant
Competence Centre for Methodology and Statistics, Centre de Recherche Public – Santé (CRP-Santé), Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Max Grogl, Alan Magill
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) Division of Experimental Therapeutics, Silver Spring, Maryland, United States of America

Farrokh Modabber
Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), Geneva, Switzerland

Pierre Buffet
UMR945, University Pierre & Marie Curie, Paris, France & Department of Parasitology, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, APHP, Paris, France

Jorge Alvar
World Health Organization, Neglected Tropical Diseases (WHO/NTD), Geneva, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

olliarop@who.int

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PO MV BA MG FM AM OL PB JA. Wrote the paper: PO MV BA MG FM AM OL PB JA.