About the Authors
- Pauline F. D. Scheelbeek
- Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
- Marivic V. F. Balagon, Florenda M. Orcullo, Armi A. Maghanoy, Junie Abellana, Paul R. Saunderson
- Epidemiology - Clinical, Leonard Wood Memorial Centre for Leprosy Research, Cebu, Philippines
- Paul R. Saunderson
- American Leprosy Mission, Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: PFDS MVFB PRS. Performed the experiments: MVFB AAM JA. Analyzed the data: PFDS FMO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PFDS PRS. Wrote the paper: PFDS MVFB PRS. Fieldwork throughout the island: JA.