About the Authors

Richard B. Yapi, Kigbafori D. Silué, Eliézer K. N’Goran
Unité de Formation et de Recherche Biosciences, Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Richard B. Yapi, Eveline Hürlimann, Clarisse A. Houngbedji, Prisca B. Ndri, Kigbafori D. Silué, Eliézer K. N’Goran, Giovanna Raso
Département Environnement et Santé, Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d’Ivoire, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Richard B. Yapi, Eveline Hürlimann, Penelope Vounatsou, Thomas Fürst, Jürg Utzinger, Giovanna Raso
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Richard B. Yapi, Eveline Hürlimann, Penelope Vounatsou, Thomas Fürst, Jürg Utzinger, Giovanna Raso
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Clarisse A. Houngbedji, Prisca B. Ndri
Unité de Formation et de Recherche Sciences de la Nature, Université Nangui Abrogoua, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Gotianwa Soro, Ferdinand N. Kouamé
Programme National de Santé Scolaire et Universitaire, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Thomas Fürst
Centre for Health Policy, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Thomas Fürst
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

giovanna.raso@unibas.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GR EKN JU PV. Performed the experiments: RBY EH CAH PBN KDS GS FNK GR. Analyzed the data: RBY TF GR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GR EKN JU. Wrote the paper: RBY EH CAH PBN KDS GS FNK PV TF EKN JU GR. Contributed to the management and analysis of the data: RBY EH CAH PBN TF GR. Supervised the study: GR KDS GS FNK. Read, revised and approved the final manuscript: RBY EH CAH PBN KDS GS FNK PV TF EKN JU GR.