About the Authors

Gustavo A. S. Romero


Affiliation Núcleo de Medicina Tropical, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Brasília, Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil

Marleen Boelaert

Affiliation Epidemiology and Disease Control Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Competing Interests

Authors declare no competing interest, actual or perceived that could bias the presented work.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GASR MB. Performed the experiments: GASR MB. Analyzed the data: GASR MB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GASR MB. Wrote the paper: GASR MB.