About the Authors

Maria Angela Bianconcini Trindade

angelatrindade@uol.com.br

Affiliation Health Institute, São Paulo State Health Department, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Gil Benard

Affiliations LIM 56 and 53, Division of Clinical Dermatology, Clinics Hospital, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, Medical Mycology Laboratory, Tropical Medicine Institute, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Somei Ura

Affiliation Lauro de Souza Lima Institute, State Health Department, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil

Cássio Cesar Ghidella

Affiliation Rondonópolis Health Service, State Health Department of Mato Grosso, Rondonópolis, Mato Grosso, Brazil

João Carlos Regazzi Avelleira

Affiliation Curupaiti Health Service, State Health Department of Rio de Janeiro, Curupaiti, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Francisco Reis Vianna

Affiliation Curupaiti Health Service, State Health Department of Rio de Janeiro, Curupaiti, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Alfredo Bolchat Marques

Affiliation Curupaiti Health Service, State Health Department of Rio de Janeiro, Curupaiti, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ben Naafs

Contributed equally to this work with: Ben Naafs, Raul Negrão Fleury

Affiliation Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands

Raul Negrão Fleury

Contributed equally to this work with: Ben Naafs, Raul Negrão Fleury

Affiliation Lauro de Souza Lima Institute, State Health Department, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MABT RNF. Performed the experiments: MABT RNF. Analyzed the data: MABT GB BN RNF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MABT SU CCG JCRA FRV ABM RNF. Wrote the paper: MABT GB BN RNF.