About the Authors

Jayne Webster

Jayne.webster@lshtm.ac.uk

Affiliation Disease Control Department, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Kassoum Kayentao

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

Samba Diarra

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

Sory I. Diawara

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

Alhassane Ag Haiballa

Affiliation Programme National de Lutte Contre le Paludisme, Bamako, Mali

Ogobara K. Doumbo

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

Jenny Hill

Affiliation Child and Reproductive Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JW JH. Performed the experiments: KK S. Diarra S. Diawara. Analyzed the data: JW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JW. Wrote the paper: JW. Critically reviewed the data analysis and interpretation: KK JH. Coded the data: JW. Critically revised the manuscript: KK S. Diarra S. Diawara AH OD JH.