About the Authors

Monique da Rocha Queiroz Lima

Affiliation Flavivirus Laboratory, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rita Maria Ribeiro Nogueira

Affiliation Flavivirus Laboratory, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Hermann Gonçalves Schatzmayr

Affiliation Flavivirus Laboratory, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ana Maria Bispo de Filippis

Affiliation Flavivirus Laboratory, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Daniel Limonta

Affiliation National Reference Laboratory for Dengue, Virology Department, PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center for the Study of Dengue and Its Vector, Pedro Kourí Institute of Tropical Medicine, Havana, Cuba

Flavia Barreto dos Santos

flaviab@ioc.fiocruz.br

Affiliation Flavivirus Laboratory, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FBdS RMRN HGS. Performed the experiments: MdRQL. Analyzed the data: MdRQL DL AMBdF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RMRN. Wrote the paper: MdRQL FBdS DL.