Funding for this research was provided by:
DELTAS Africa grant (DEL-15-007: Awandare)
Wellcome Trust (107, 755/Z/15/ZZ: Awandare)
Received: 5 September 2019
Accepted: 13 December 2019
First Online: 19 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Institutional Review Board of the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (IRB/15/289). Individuals were requested to provide a written informed consent or assent (by parents/guardians of children below 16 years) before progressing on any study-related procedure. Confidentiality of the participants and the information provided were assured and maintained throughout the study period. Subjects who tested positive were given age-appropriate course of artemether/lumefantrine (combiart) for free.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.