About the Authors

Graziella Quattrocchi

Affiliation Department GF Ingrassia, Section of Neurosciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy

Alessandra Nicoletti

Affiliation Department GF Ingrassia, Section of Neurosciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy

Benoit Marin

Affiliations INSERM U1094, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France, University of Limoges, School of Medicine, Institute of Neuroepidemiology and Tropical Neurology, Limoges, France, CNRS FR 3503 GEIST, Limoges, France, CHU Limoges, France

Elisa Bruno

Affiliation Department GF Ingrassia, Section of Neurosciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy

Michel Druet-Cabanac

Affiliations INSERM U1094, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France, University of Limoges, School of Medicine, Institute of Neuroepidemiology and Tropical Neurology, Limoges, France, CNRS FR 3503 GEIST, Limoges, France, CHU Limoges, France

Pierre-Marie Preux

preux@unilim.fr

Affiliations INSERM U1094, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France, University of Limoges, School of Medicine, Institute of Neuroepidemiology and Tropical Neurology, Limoges, France, CNRS FR 3503 GEIST, Limoges, France, CHU Limoges, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GQ AN PMP. Performed the experiments: GQ BM. Analyzed the data: GQ BM MDC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EB MDC. Wrote the paper: GQ PMP AN.