About the Authors

Gabriela D. Tanaka, Fernanda C. V. Portaro, Osvaldo Augusto Sant'Anna, Denise V. Tambourgi
Immunochemistry Laboratory, Butantan Institute, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Maria de Fátima D. Furtado
Herpetology Laboratory, Butantan Institute, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Corresponding Author

dvtambourgi@butantan.gov.br

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: OAS DVT. Performed the experiments: GDT MdFDF. Analyzed the data: GDT MdFDF FCVP OAS DVT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MdFDF FCVP DVT. Wrote the paper: GDT MdFDF FCVP OAS DVT.