About the Authors
Department of Biochemistry and Immunology, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil
Biomedical Sciences Institute, Federal University of Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil
Department of Biological Sciences, Federal University of Triângulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Brazil
Immunology Service, Professor Edgar Santos Universitary Hospital, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
Department of Internal Medicine and Pathology, Federal University of Sergipe, Aracajú, Brazil
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: DLC VC DSLJ NMS CRC ARdJ EMC RPA JSS. Performed the experiments: DLC VC DSLJ CMM CRC AG. Analyzed the data: DLC VC DSLJ CRC ARdJ EMC RPA JSS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DLC ARdJ EMC RPA JSS. Wrote the paper: DLC JSS.