About the Authors

Nigus Fikrie Telele

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

nigus.fikrie.telele@ki.se, fikrienigus2000@gmail.com

Affiliations Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Amare Worku Kalu

Roles Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Gaetano Marrone

Roles Formal analysis, Supervision, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

Solomon Gebre-Selassie

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Daniel Fekade

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Belete Tegbaru

Roles Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Ethiopian Public Health Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Anders Sönnerborg

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.