Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U19 AI089688)
Received: 17 February 2021
Accepted: 12 May 2021
First Online: 18 May 2021
: All approvals for collecting blood from malaria patients and conducting the study were obtained from the Institutional Ethics Committee of ICMR-National Institute of Malaria Research, New Delhi (ECR/NIMR/EC/2017/44), Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC), the University of Washington Institutional Review Board, NIH/NIAID Division of Microbiology and Infectious Disease (DMID), Health Ministry Screening Committee (HMSC) of the Government of India and by the Government of Goa Public Health Department.
: Non applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.