Journal article

Viral pathogens in children hospitalized with features of central nervous system infection in a malaria-endemic region of Papua New Guinea

Moses Laman, Ilomo Hwaiwhanje, Cathy Bona, Jonathan Warrel, Susan Aipit, David Smith, Joanna Noronha, Peter Siba, Ivo Mueller, Inoni Betuela, Timothy ME Davis, Laurens Manning

BMC Infectious Diseases | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was partly funded by the WHO-Western Pacific Region under the TDR Small Grants Programme for Operational Research on Communicable Diseases. Additional infrastructure for the study was funded by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant (#513782). The authors also acknowledge support from the MalariaGen Genomic Epidemiology Network. LM was supported by a Basser scholarship from the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and an NHMRC scholarship, ML was supported by a Fogarty Foundation scholarship, and TMED by an NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship. None of the funding bodies were involved in study design, in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data, in the writing of the manuscript, or in the decision to submit the manuscript for publication.