About the Authors
- Andrew Hall
- Centre for Public Health Nutrition, University of Westminster, London, United Kingdom
- Sue Horton
- Micronutrient Initiative and School of Business & Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
- Nilanthi de Silva
- Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Ragama, Sri Lanka
NdS is currently Chair of the Mebendazole Advisory Committee, an independent body of experts that advises Children Without Worms, which oversees Johnson & Johnson's donation of mebendazole to eight national de-worming programmes around the world. In 1990 AH was funded by SmithKlineBeecham to do a study of albendazole as a treatment for infections with Giardia duodenalis.
Conceived and designed the experiments: AH SH. Analyzed the data: AH SH NdS. Wrote the paper: AH SH.