About the Authors

Eduardo R. Ropelle, Marcelo B. Flores, Dennys E. Cintra, Guilherme Z. Rocha, José R. Pauli, Joseane Morari, Claudio T. de Souza, Juliana C. Moraes, Patrícia O. Prada, Dioze Guadagnini, Rodrigo M. Marin, Alexandre G. Oliveira, Lício A. Velloso, Mario J. A. Saad, José B. C. Carvalheira
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Taize M. Augusto, Hernandes F. Carvalho
Department of Anatomy, Cell Biology, Physiology and Biophysics, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Corresponding Author

carvalheirajbc@uol.com.br

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: ERR JBC. Performed the experiments: ERR MBF DEC GZR JRP JM CTDS JCM POP DG RMM AGO TMA HFC. Analyzed the data: ERR DEC LAV MJS JBC. Wrote the paper: ERR JBC.