About the Authors

Maria Maixenchs

Affiliations Centro de Investigação em Saúde da Manhiça, Maputo, Mozambique, ISGlobal, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Rui Anselmo

Affiliation Centro de Investigação em Saúde da Manhiça, Maputo, Mozambique

Emily Zielinski-Gutiérrez

Affiliation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC-Kenya), Nairobi, Kenya

Frank O. Odhiambo

Affiliation Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Global Health Research, Kisumu, Kenya

Clarah Akello

Affiliation Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Global Health Research, Kisumu, Kenya

Maureen Ondire

Affiliation Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Global Health Research, Kisumu, Kenya

S. Shujaat H. Zaidi

Affiliation Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

Sajid Bashir Soofi

Affiliation Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Affiliations Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan, Centre for Global Child Health, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Kounandji Diarra

Affiliation Centre pour le Développement des Vaccins (CVD-Mali), Bamako, Mali

Mahamane Djitèye

Affiliation Centre pour le Développement des Vaccins (CVD-Mali), Bamako, Mali

Roukiatou Dembélé

Affiliation Centre pour le Développement des Vaccins (CVD-Mali), Bamako, Mali

Samba Sow

Affiliation Centre pour le Développement des Vaccins (CVD-Mali), Bamako, Mali

Pamela Cathérine Angoissa Minsoko

Affiliation Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Hôpital Albert Schweitzer, Lambaréné, Gabon

Selidji Todagbe Agnandji

Affiliations Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Hôpital Albert Schweitzer, Lambaréné, Gabon, Institut für Tropenmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Bertrand Lell

Affiliations Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Hôpital Albert Schweitzer, Lambaréné, Gabon, Institut für Tropenmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Mamudo R. Ismail

Affiliations Department of Pathology, Maputo Central Hospital, Maputo, Mozambique, Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain

Carla Carrilho

Affiliations Department of Pathology, Maputo Central Hospital, Maputo, Mozambique, Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain

Jaume Ordi

Affiliation ISGlobal, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Clara Menéndez

Affiliations Centro de Investigação em Saúde da Manhiça, Maputo, Mozambique, ISGlobal, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Quique Bassat

Affiliations Centro de Investigação em Saúde da Manhiça, Maputo, Mozambique, ISGlobal, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain

Khátia Munguambe

khatia.munguambe@manhica.net

Affiliations Centro de Investigação em Saúde da Manhiça, Maputo, Mozambique, Faculty of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique

Competing Interests

I have read the journal's policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: ZAB and CM are members of the Editorial Board of PLOS Medicine.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: MM EZG FOO SSHZ ZAB SS STA BL MRI CC JO CM QB KM. Data curation: MM RA EZG FOO CA MO SSHZ SBS KD MD RD PCAM STA KM. Formal analysis: MM RA EZG FOO CA MO SSHZ SBS KD MD RD PCAM STA. Funding acquisition: JO CM QB. Investigation: MM RA EZG FOO CA MO SSHZ SBS ZAB KD MD RD SS PCAM STA BL CM QB KM. Methodology: MM RA EZG FOO SSHZ ZAB SS STA BL JO CM QB KM. Project administration: EZG FOO ZAB SS BL QB KM. Resources: MM RA EZG FOO CA MO SSHZ SBS KD MD RD PCAM STA KM. Software: MM RA EZG FOO CA MO SSHZ SBS KD MD RD PCAM STA. Supervision: MM RA EZG FOO SSHZ KD STA KM. Validation: MM EZG SSHZ SS STA KM. Visualization: MM QB KM. Writing – original draft: MM QB KM. Writing – review & editing: MM RA EZG FOO CA MO SSHZ SBS ZAB KD MD RD SS PCAM STA BL MRI CC JO CM QB KM.