About the Authors

Kirsten E. Lyke

KLyke@medicine.umaryland.edu

Affiliation Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Abdoulaye Dabo

Affiliation Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Charles Arama

Affiliation Department of Immunology, University of Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

Modibo Daou

Affiliation Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Issa Diarra

Affiliation Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Amy Wang

Affiliation Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Christopher V. Plowe

Affiliations Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Ogobara K. Doumbo

Affiliation Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Marcelo B. Sztein

Affiliation Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KEL OKD MBS. Performed the experiments: KEL AW. Analyzed the data: KEL MBS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KEL MBS. Wrote the paper: KEL AD CA MD ID AW CVD OKD MBS. Conduct of Clinical study: KEL AD CA MD ID.