About the Authors

Luciana Inácia Gomes, Letícia Helena dos Santos Marques, Maria Cláudia de Oliveira, Ana Rabello
Laboratório de Pesquisas Clínicas, Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz), Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Martin Johannes Enk, Paulo Marcos Zech Coelho
Laboratório de Esquistossomose, Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz), Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Corresponding Author

ana@cpqrr.fiocruz.br

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LIG LHdSM MJE MCdO PMZC AR. Performed the experiments: LIG LHdSM MCdO. Analyzed the data: LIG MJE. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PMZC AR. Wrote the paper: LIG MJE AR.