About the Authors

Sarah Auburn

sa3@sanger.ac.uk

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom, Global Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Susana Campino

Contributed equally to this work with: Susana Campino, Olivo Miotto

Affiliation Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom

Olivo Miotto

Contributed equally to this work with: Susana Campino, Olivo Miotto

Affiliations Centre for Genomics and Global Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Abdoulaye A. Djimde

Affiliation Malaria Research and Training Centre, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Issaka Zongo

Affiliation Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Direction Régionale de l'Ouést, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Magnus Manske

Affiliation Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom

Gareth Maslen

Affiliation Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom

Valentina Mangano

Affiliation Department of Public Health Sciences, Section of Parasitology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

Daniel Alcock

Affiliation Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom

Bronwyn MacInnis

Affiliation Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom

Kirk A. Rockett

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Taane G. Clark

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, United Kingdom

Ogobara K. Doumbo

Affiliation Malaria Research and Training Centre, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

Jean Bosco Ouédraogo

Affiliation Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Direction Régionale de l'Ouést, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Dominic P. Kwiatkowski

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom, Centre for Genomics and Global Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SA SC OM DPK. Performed the experiments: SA SC VM DA BM. Analyzed the data: SA OM MM GM TGC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AAD IZ OKD JBO KAR DPK. Wrote the paper: SA OM. All authors read and approved the final version of the manuscript.