About the Authors

Candice M. Chetty-Makkan

cchetty@auruminstitute.org

Affiliation The Aurum Institute, Rustenburg, South Africa

Katherine Fielding

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Paul J. Feldblum

Affiliation FHI 360, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Matt A. Price

Affiliations International Aids Vaccine Initiative, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Petra Kruger

Affiliation The Aurum Institute, Rustenburg, South Africa

Heeran Makkan

Affiliation The Aurum Institute, Rustenburg, South Africa

Salome Charalambous

Affiliation The Aurum Institute, Rustenburg, South Africa

Mary H. Latka

Affiliation The Aurum Institute, Rustenburg, South Africa

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KF PJF MAP PK MHL. Performed the experiments: CMC PK HM MHL. Analyzed the data: CMC KF HM SC MHL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PJF MAP. Wrote the paper: CMC KF PJF MAP PK HM SC MHL.