About the Authors

Gaston Tona Lutete

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaston Tona Lutete, Ghyslain Mombo-Ngoma, Serge-Brice Assi, Jude D. Bigoga, Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Unité de Pharmacologie Clinique et Pharmacovigilance (UPC-PV), University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Ghyslain Mombo-Ngoma

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaston Tona Lutete, Ghyslain Mombo-Ngoma, Serge-Brice Assi, Jude D. Bigoga, Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Lambaréné, Gabon, Institut für Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin und Humanparasitologie, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, Department of Tropical Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine and I. Department of Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

Serge-Brice Assi

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaston Tona Lutete, Ghyslain Mombo-Ngoma, Serge-Brice Assi, Jude D. Bigoga, Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Institut Pierre Richet/Institut National de Santé Publique (IPR/INSP), Bouaké, Ivory Coast

Jude D. Bigoga

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaston Tona Lutete, Ghyslain Mombo-Ngoma, Serge-Brice Assi, Jude D. Bigoga, Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation The Biotechnology Center, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon

Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaston Tona Lutete, Ghyslain Mombo-Ngoma, Serge-Brice Assi, Jude D. Bigoga, Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Fondation Congolaise pour la Recherche Médicale (FCRM), WHO-AFRO Campus Djoué, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Nsengi Y. Ntamabyaliro

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Unité de Pharmacologie Clinique et Pharmacovigilance (UPC-PV), University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Francine Ntoumi

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Institut für Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin und Humanparasitologie, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, Fondation Congolaise pour la Recherche Médicale (FCRM), WHO-AFRO Campus Djoué, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Selidji T. Agnandji

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Lambaréné, Gabon, Institut für Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin und Humanparasitologie, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Mirjam Groger

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Institut für Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin und Humanparasitologie, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, Department of Tropical Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine and I. Department of Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

Jangsik Shin

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Shin-Poong Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd, Seoul, Korea

Isabelle Borghini-Fuhrer

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Medicines for Malaria Venture, Geneva, Switzerland

Sarah Arbe-Barnes

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Artemida Pharma, Stevenage, United Kingdom

Stephen J. Allen

Roles Formal analysis, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Peter G. Kremsner

Roles Conceptualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Lambaréné, Gabon, Institut für Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin und Humanparasitologie, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Robert Miller

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Artemida Pharma, Stevenage, United Kingdom

Stephan Duparc

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Medicines for Malaria Venture, Geneva, Switzerland

Michael Ramharter

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Writing – review & editing

ramharter@bnitm.de

Affiliations Centre de Recherches Médicales de Lambaréné, Lambaréné, Gabon, Institut für Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin und Humanparasitologie, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, Department of Tropical Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine and I. Department of Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany, German Center for Infection Research (DZIF), partner site Hamburg-Lübeck-Borstel-Riems, Hamburg, Germany

the CANTAM study group

Membership of the CANTAM study group is provided in the Acknowledgments.

Competing Interests

I have read the journal’s policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: JS is an employee of Shin Poong Pharmaceuticals. IBF, SD and JSL are employees of Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV). SA-B and RM are employees of Artemida Pharma which received funding from MMV associated with this study, and RM is the medical safety officer for Shin Poong Pharmaceutical. SJA reports personal fees from MMV during the conduct of the study and personal fees from Novartis Pharma AG outside the submitted work. S-AW is a paid consultant funded by MMV. All other authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.