About the Authors

Flávio Codeço Coelho
Theoretical Epidemiology Group, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Oeiras, Portugal

Claudia T. Codeço
Scientific Computing Program, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Corresponding Author

fcoelho@igc.gulbenkian.pt

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FCC CTC. Performed the experiments: FCC. Analyzed the data: FCC CTC. Wrote the paper: FCC CTC.