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Action contre la Faim
Received: 20 April 2018
Accepted: 29 October 2018
First Online: 4 December 2018
Change Date: 11 April 2019
Change Type: Correction
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Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was conducted according to the protocol and ethical principles with their origins in the Declaration of Helsinki. The research protocol was approved by (1) the FDA-approved IRB (Institutional Review Board) and the CoRC (Clinical Research Committee) of Institut Pasteur, (2) the National Ethics Committee of the four countries, and (3) the CCTIRS (<i>Comité Consultatif sur le Traitement de l’Information en matière de Recherche dans le domaine de la santé</i>) and the CNIL (<i>Commission Nationale de l’Information et des Libertés</i>) in France. Written informed consent will be obtained from all children’s parents or legal guardians for both MAM and well-nourished children. The project will provide treatment and laboratory testing free of charge. An international insurance contract is already granted to cover all specific risk of the trial.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests. The funders had no role in the design of the protocol.
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