Funding for this research was provided by:
National Research Council of Thailand (Grant No. 60207020106)
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Received: 26 November 2018
Accepted: 28 January 2019
First Online: 6 February 2019
: Dr. Tawatchai Apidechkul is the Assistant Professor and Director of the Center of Excellence for the Hill-tribe Health Research and trained in infectious disease epidemiology at Emory University in the United States under the Hubert H. Humphrey (Fulbright) program and in the Global Health Delivery Intensive Program from Harvard University.
: All the research protocols and procedures were approved by the Mae Fah Luang University Research Ethics Committee on Human Research (REH-60001). All participants were asked to obtain the inform consent before asking to provide information, collect blood specimen and starting the data collection process. Those participants aged less than 18 years, parents were asked to sign the informed consent form on behalf of the participants before starting the data collection process.
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