About the Authors

Md. Taufiqul Islam

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Methodology, Software, Writing – original draft

‡ These authors are joint first authors on this work.

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Ashraful Islam Khan

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors are joint first authors on this work.

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Md. Abu Sayeed

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Jakia Amin

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Dhaka, Bangladesh

Kamrul Islam

Roles Methodology

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Nur Alam

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Dhaka, Bangladesh

Nishat Sultana

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Dhaka, Bangladesh

Noor Jahan

Roles Methodology

Affiliation Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Dhaka, Bangladesh

Md. Mahbubur Rashid

Roles Data curation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Zahid Hasan Khan

Roles Methodology

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Mazharul Islam Zion

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Mokibul Hassan Afrad

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Shah Alam Siddique

Roles Methodology, Software

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Farhana Khanam

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Yasmin Ara Begum

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Muhammad Shariful Islam

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Firdausi Qadri

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

fqadri@icddrb.org

Affiliation International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Competing Interests

JA, NA, NS,and NJ are working in a commercial company, Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd. These Personnel are paid from Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd. They are working in collaboration with icddr,b to develop the product Cholkit.