About the Authors

Ana K. Sarvel, Áureo A. Oliveira, Naftale Katz
Laboratory of Schistosomiasis, Research Center René Rachou/FIOCRUZ, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Alexandre R. Silva
Federal University of Ouro Preto (UFOP), Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Anna C. L. Lima
Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Corresponding Author

nkatz@cpqrr.fiocruz.br

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NK. Performed the experiments: AKS ÁAO ARS. Analyzed the data: AKS ACLL NK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ÁAO. Wrote the paper: AKS NK. Advisor: NK.