Funding for this research was provided by:
Received: 3 April 2019
Accepted: 24 November 2019
First Online: 2 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical clearance was obtained from the Ethical Committee for research in Health of the Ministry of Health of Burkina Faso (EC V3.0_CERS No 2016-09-097) and the Institutional Bioethical Committee of the local research institution (National Malaria Research and Training Centre, CNRFP) under EC V3.0_ No 2016-026/MS/SG/CNRFP/CIB) and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (Certificate 16-038). Prior to starting the research, the project aims, and objectives were explained to community leaders in each village. Signed informed consent was also obtained from all household owners where mosquitoes were collected, and from volunteers who took part in mosquito collections by HLC and MET.
: Written consent was obtained from volunteers for publication of their images in publications.
: The University of Glasgow has filed a joint patent application for the MET with the Ifakara Health Institute, in which NM, and HMF are named as investigators. All other authors declare no competing interests.