About the Authors

Ana Hernández-González, Mar Siles-Lucas
IRNASA, CSIC, Salamanca, Spain

Saúl Santivañez, Héctor H. García, Silvia Rodríguez
Instituto Peruano de Parasitología Clínica y Experimental (INPPACE), Lima, Perú

Santiago Muñoz
Hospital Clínico de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain

Guillermo Ramos, Antonio Orduña
Hospital Universitario de Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain

Corresponding Author

mmar.siles@irnasa.csic.es

Competing Interests

The authors have read the competing interests policy and have the following competing interests to declare: Authors Siles-Lucas and Hernandez-Gonzalez are holders of the patent on the 2B2t antigen.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MSL HHG SR AHG SS. Performed the experiments: MSL AHG. Analyzed the data: MSL HHG SR AHG SS AO SM GR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MSL HHG SR AHG SS AO SM GR. Wrote the paper: MSL AHG SR HHG SS.