About the Authors

Tereza C. Favre, Ana P. B. Pereira, Aline F. Galvão, Luciana C. Zani, Otávio S. Pieri
Laboratório de Ecoepidemiologia e Controle da Esquistossomose e Geohelmintoses, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Constança S. Barbosa
Departamento de Parasitologia, Instituto Aggeu Magalhães, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Pernambuco, Brazil

Corresponding Author

tfavre@ioc.fiocruz.br

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TCF. Performed the experiments: TCF APBP AFG LCZ CSB OSP. Analyzed the data: TCF APBP AFG LCZ OSP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CSB. Wrote the paper: TCF APBP AFG OSP.