About the Authors

Erika R. Vlieghe

evlieghe@itg.be (EV); jjacobs@itg.be (JJ)

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Thong Phe

Affiliation Sihanouk Hospital Centre of HOPE, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Birgit De Smet

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Heng Chhun Veng

Affiliation Sihanouk Hospital Centre of HOPE, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Chun Kham

Affiliation Sihanouk Hospital Centre of HOPE, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Kruy Lim

Affiliation Sihanouk Hospital Centre of HOPE, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Olivier Koole

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Lut Lynen

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Willy E. Peetermans

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium

Jan A. Jacobs

evlieghe@itg.be (EV); jjacobs@itg.be (JJ)

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ERV BDS JAJ. Performed the experiments: ERV TP BDS CK. Analyzed the data: ERV OK JAJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HCV CK KL. Wrote the paper: ERV TP BDS OK LL WEP JAJ.