About the Authors

William R. Mac Kenzie, Charles M. Heilig, Lorna Bozeman, Stefan Goldberg
Tuberculosis Trials Consortium, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

John L. Johnson
Tuberculosis Research Unit, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Grace Muzanye
Uganda-Case Western Reserve University Research Collaboration, Makerere University, Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda, United States of America

Denise Dunbar, Kenneth C. Jost Jr
Mycobacteriology Mycology Laboratory, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas, United States of America

Lois Diem, Beverly Metchock
Laboratory Branch, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Kathleen Eisenach
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Susan Dorman
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

wrm0@cdc.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Data Interpretation: WRM LB JLJ DD KCJ BM KE SD SG. Critical Revision of Manuscript: SD LB JLJ SG GM DD KCJ LD BM KE. Conceived and designed the experiments: ARM CMH SG. Performed the experiments: LB JLJ GM DD KCJ LD BM KE. Analyzed the data: CMH. Wrote the paper: WRM CMH.