About the Authors

Deirdre Larkin

Affiliation Haemostasis Research Group, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Bas de Laat

Affiliation Sanquin, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

P. Vince Jenkins

Affiliation Haemostasis Research Group, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

James Bunn

Affiliations Departments of Community Health and Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi, School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Alister G. Craig

Affiliation School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Virginie Terraube

Affiliation Haemostasis Research Group, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Roger J. S. Preston

Affiliation Haemostasis Research Group, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Cynthia Donkor

Affiliations School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana

George E. Grau

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Jan A. van Mourik

Affiliation Sanquin, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

James S. O'Donnell

jodonne@tcd.ie

Affiliations Haemostasis Research Group, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, National Centre for Hereditary Coagulation Disorders, St James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BdL PVJ JB AGC VT RJSP GEG JAvM JSO. Performed the experiments: DL BdL PVJ VT RJSP CD JAvM JSO. Analyzed the data: DL BdL PVJ JB VT RJSP CD JAvM JSO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CD JSO. Wrote the paper: DL PVJ JB AGC RJSP GEG JAvM JSO.