Journal article

A Comparison of Three Quantitative Methods to Estimate G6PD Activity in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh

Benedikt Ley, Mohammad Shafiul Alam, James J O'Donnell, Mohammad Sharif Hossain, Mohammad Golam Kibria, Nusrat Jahan, Wasif A Khan, Kamala Thriemer, Mark D Chatfield, Ric N Price, Jack S Richards



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Funding Acknowledgements

The field and laboratory components of the study were supported by the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN), funded by the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. RNP is funded by the Wellcome Trust (Senior Fellowship in Clinical Science, 091625), BL and KT by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (OPRA-OPP1054404) and JSR by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (Early Career Fellowship). The Burnet Institute is supported by the NHMRC Independent Research Institutes Infrastructure Support Scheme, and a Victoria State Government Operational Infrastructure Support grant. The International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) is grateful to the Governments of Bangladesh, Canada, Sweden and the UK for providing core/unrestricted support. The CareStart (TM) G6PD Biosensors, CareStartTM Hb machines and corresponding strips were provided by Access Bio free of charge. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.