About the Authors
- Sumithra Muthayya
Affiliation Sax Institute, Sydney, Australia
- Jee Hyun Rah
Affiliation United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) India, New Delhi, India
- Jonathan D. Sugimoto
Affiliations Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and the College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
- Franz F. Roos
Affiliation DSM Nutritional Products Ltd, Kaiseraugst, Switzerland
- Klaus Kraemer
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Affiliation Sight and Life, Kaiseraugst, Switzerland
- Robert E. Black
Affiliation Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
R.E. Black has no conflict of interest. S. Muthayya and J.D. Sugimoto worked as consultants for Sight and Life, a humanitarian nutrition think tank of DSM. DSM is a global vitamin producer and has been a global partner of the United Nations World Food Programme since 2007. J.H. Rah was employed by Sight and Life when the manuscript was drafted. K. Kraemer is employed by Sight and Life, and F. Roos has been employed as a full-time biostatistician by DSM Nutritional Products since 2007. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.
Conceived and designed the experiments: SM JHR KK. Analyzed the data: JS FR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: REB. Wrote the manuscript: SM JHR SM FR KK REB.