About the Authors
- Helene Riess, Inge Kroidl, Steffen A. Schüle, Christof Geldmacher, Michael Hoelscher, Elmar Saathoff
- Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Medical Center of the University of Munich, Munich, Germany
- Helene Riess, Steffen A. Schüle, Ulrich Mansmann
- Institute for Medical Bioinformatics, Biometry, and Epidemiology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany
- Petra Clowes, Inge Kroidl, Dickens O. Kowuor, Anthony Nsojo, Chacha Mangu, Leonard Maboko, Michael Hoelscher
- NIMR-Mbeya Medical Research Center, Mbeya, Tanzania
- Christof Geldmacher, Michael Hoelscher, Elmar Saathoff
- German Centre for Infection Research (DZIF), Partner Site Munich, Munich, Germany
- Seif Mhina
- Mbeya Regional Medical Office, Mbeya, Tanzania
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: MH LM ES. Performed the experiments: PC IK AN CM SM LM CG ES. Analyzed the data: HR ES SAS UM. Wrote the paper: HR ES. Acquired funding: MH LM SM. Acquired and managed the data: DOK ES. Critically revised the manuscript and approved the final version: HR PC IK DOK AN CM SAS UM CG SM LM MH ES.