About the Authors

Jean-Claude Dujardin, Marleen Boelaert, Patrick Van der Stuyft
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Socrates Herrera
Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia

Virgilio do Rosario
Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

Jorge Arevalo, Eduardo Gotuzzo
Instituto de Medicina Tropical ‘A. von Humboldt’, Lima, Peru

Hernan J. Carrasco
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Rodrigo Correa-Oliveira
Fiocruz, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Lineth Garcia, Faustino Torrico
Universidad Mayor de San Simon, Cochabamba, Bolivia

Theresa W. Gyorkos
McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Alexis M. Kalergis
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Gustavo Kouri
Instituto Pedro Kouri, La Havana, Cuba

Vicente Larraga
Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas (CSIC), Madrid, Spain

Pascal Lutumba
National Institute for Biomedical Research, Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo

Maria Angeles Macias Garcia
EULARINET, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación de España, Madrid, Spain

Pablo C. Manrique-Saide
Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Yucatán, Mexico

Farrokh Modabber
Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative, Geneva, Switzerland

Alberto Nieto
Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay

Gerd Pluschke
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Gerd Pluschke
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Carlos Robello
Institut Pasteur de Montevideo and Facultad de Medicina, Montevideo, Uruguay

Antonieta Rojas de Arias
Centro para el Desarrollo de la Investigacion Cientifica/Panamerican Health Organization, Asunción, Paraguay

Martin Rumbo
Universidad Nacional de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina

Jose Ignacio Santos Preciado
Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F., México

Shyam Sundar
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Jaime Torres
Instituto de Medicina Tropical de la Universidad Central de Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela

Kathleen Victoir
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Ole F. Olesen
EU Commission, Brussels, Belgium

Corresponding Author

jcdujardin@itg.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.