About the Authors
Instituto Leônidas e Maria Deane – Fiocruz Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
Instituto Oswaldo Cruz – Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil
Fundação de Medicina Tropical do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: FAF SLBL. Performed the experiments: GHG VSP FAF. Analyzed the data: FAF GHG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GHG LTMF WSMB SLBL. Wrote the paper: FAF. Commented on and approved the final version of the manuscript: FAF GHG VSP LTMF WSMB SLBL.