About the Authors

Diana M. Gibb

dmg@ctu.mrc.ac.uk

Affiliation MRC Clinical Trials Unit, London, United Kingdom

Hilda Kizito

Affiliation Joint Clinical Research Centre, Kampala, Uganda

Elizabeth C. Russell

Affiliation MRC Clinical Trials Unit, London, United Kingdom

Ennie Chidziva

Affiliation University of Zimbabwe Clinical Research Centre, College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe

Eva Zalwango

Affiliation MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda

Ruth Nalumenya

Affiliation Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University, Mulago, Uganda

Moira Spyer

Affiliation MRC Clinical Trials Unit, London, United Kingdom

Dinah Tumukunde

Affiliation Joint Clinical Research Centre, Kampala, Uganda

Kusum Nathoo

Affiliation University of Zimbabwe Medical School, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Harare, Zimbabwe

Paula Munderi

Affiliation MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda

Hope Kyomugisha

Affiliation Joint Clinical Research Centre, Kampala, Uganda

James Hakim

Affiliation University of Zimbabwe Clinical Research Centre, College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe

Heiner Grosskurth

Affiliation MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda

Charles F. Gilks

Affiliation Imperial College, London, United Kingdom

A. Sarah Walker

Contributed equally to this work with: A. Sarah Walker, Phillipa Musoke

Affiliation MRC Clinical Trials Unit, London, United Kingdom

Phillipa Musoke

Contributed equally to this work with: A. Sarah Walker, Phillipa Musoke

Affiliation Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Uganda

on behalf of the DART trial team

Membership of the DART trial team is provided in the Acknowledgments.

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DMG PMusoke EC MS KN DT JH HG PMunderi CFG ASW . Performed the experiments: HKizito EC EZ RN DT KN PMunderi HKyomugisha JK HG. Analyzed the data: ECR ASW MS DMG. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: DMG ECR ASW. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: DMG ECR MS KN EC HG CFG ASW PMusoke. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: DMG HKizito ECR EC EZ RN MS DT KN PMunderi HKyomugisha JH HG CFG ASW PMusoke. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: DMG HKizito ECR EC EZ RN MS DT KN PMunderi HKyomugisha JH HG CFG ASW PMusoke. Enrolled patients: HKizito EC EZ RN DT PMunderi HKyomugisha JH HG.