About the Authors

Wiwit Tantibhedhyangkul, Adil El Filali, Eric Ghigo, Didier Raoult, Christian Capo, Jean-Louis Mege
Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Unité Mixte de Recherche 6236, Université de la Méditerranée, Faculté de Médecine, Marseille, France

Wiwit Tantibhedhyangkul, Thanavadee Prachason
Department of Immunology, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Thanavadee Prachason, Wanna Thongnoppakhun, Chanin Limwongse
Division of Molecular Genetics, Department of Research and Development, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Duangdao Waywa, Yupin Suputtamongkol, Chanin Limwongse
Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Corresponding Author

jean-louis.mege@univmed.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: D Raoult Y Suputtamongkol C Capo C Limwongse JL Mege. Performed the experiments: W Tantibhedhyangkul T Prachason D Waywa E Ghigo. Analyzed the data: W Tantibhedhyangkul T Prachason D Waywa A El Filali W Thongnoppakhun D Raoult Y Suputtamongkol C Limwongse JL Mege. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: D Waywa A El Filali E Ghigo W Thongnoppakhun. Wrote the paper: W Tantibhedhyangkul T Prachason Y Suputtamongkol C Capo C Limwongse JL Mege.