Funding for this research was provided by:
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute (HHSN261201100063C, HHSN261201100007I)
Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (SJR)
Received: 21 March 2020
Accepted: 30 June 2020
First Online: 28 July 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval to conduct the EMBLEM study was given by the Uganda Virus Research Institute Research and Ethics Committee, the Uganda National Council of Science and Technology (HS-816), and the National Cancer Institute Special Studies Institutional Review Board (10-C-N133).
: Written informed consent was obtained from the parents or guardians of children in EMBLEM and written informed assent was obtained from children in EMBLEM aged 7 years or older prior to enrolment.
: The manuscript does not include details, images, or videos relating to an individual person. All data are presented in aggregate and are not identifiable at the individual level.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.