Journal article

Differing rates of antibody acquisition to merozoite antigens in malaria: implications for immunity and surveillance

Fiona J McCallum, Kristina EM Persson, Freya JI Fowkes, Linda Reiling, Cleopatra K Mugyenyi, Jack S Richards, Julie A Simpson, Thomas N Williams, Paul R Gilson, Anthony N Hodder, Paul R Sanders, Robin F Anders, David L Narum, Chetan Chitnis, Brendan S Crabb, Kevin Marsh, James G Beeson

Journal of Leukocyte Biology | WILEY | Published : 2017


Funding Acknowledgements

Funding was provided by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (project grant, program grant, and senior research fellowship to J.G.B.; Infrastructure for Research Institutes Support Scheme Grant; postgraduate research fellowships to F.J.M.; and Early Career Fellowship to J.S.R.); the Wellcome Trust (project grant to K.M. and J.G.B.; program grant to K.M.; and fellowships to K.M. and T.N.W.); Australian Research Council (Future Fellowship to F.J.I.F.); and Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support grant. This research was supported, in part, by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, U.S. National Institutes of Health. The authors thank all study participants and staff at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI; Kilifi), Ross Coppel (Monash University for providing recombinant MSP4), and Arzum Cubuk (Burnet Institute) for help with correcting the manuscript.