About the Authors
- Sibylle Gerstl, Mehul Dhorda, Philippe J. Guerin, Laurent Ferradini
- Epicentre, Paris, France
- Gédeon Kiwila, Mehul Dhorda, Sylvaine Lonlas, Denis Lemasson, Elisabeth Szumilin
- Médecins sans Frontières-France, Paris, France
- Mark Myatt
- Division of Epidemiology, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
- Benoît Kebela Ilunga
- Ministry of Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: SG MM LF. Performed the experiments: SG GK SL BKI LF. Analyzed the data: SG LF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MD. Wrote the paper: SG LF. Contributed substantially in the interpretation of the data. Specifically involved in the study design, the methods used, and in the manuscript revision: MM. Contributed substantially in the interpretation of the data: DL ES. Critical revision of the paper: PJG.