Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-12-01
Received: 24 June 2019
Accepted: 22 November 2019
First Online: 2 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Makerere University School of Biomedical Sciences Research and Ethics Committee (Approval Number SBS194), and by the Institutional Review Boards of the Schools of Medicine and Public Health at Makerere University (REC REF 2011–183) and the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (Ref HS 1080). The parent studies obtained assent from parents/guardians on behalf of the children to participate in the study, as well as consent for sample storage and future use of stored samples in further studies.
: Not applicable.
: David Kateete is an editorial board member for BMC Infectious Diseases.