Funding for this research was provided by:
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (NTD modelling consortium)
European Research Council (680088 SCHISTO_PERSIST)
Medical Research Council (MR/P025447/1)
Received: 4 August 2017
Accepted: 6 December 2017
First Online: 8 January 2018
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