About the Authors

André Machado Siqueira

Affiliations Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr. Heitor Vieira Dourado (FMT-HVD), Manaus, Brazil, Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil

Belisa Maria Lopes Magalhães

Affiliations Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr. Heitor Vieira Dourado (FMT-HVD), Manaus, Brazil, Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil

Gisely Cardoso Melo

Affiliations Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr. Heitor Vieira Dourado (FMT-HVD), Manaus, Brazil, Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil

Mireia Ferrer

Affiliation Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clinic–Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

Paola Castillo

Affiliation Laboratory of Pathology, Barcelona, Spain

Lorena Martin-Jaular

Affiliation Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clinic–Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

Carmen Fernandez-Becerra

Affiliation Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clinic–Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

Jaume Ordi

Affiliation Laboratory of Pathology, Barcelona, Spain

Antonio Martinez

Affiliation Laboratory of Pathology, Barcelona, Spain

Marcus Vinícius Guimarães Lacerda

marcuslacerda.br@gmail.com (MVGL); hernandoa.delportillo@cresib.cat (HAdP)

Affiliations Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr. Heitor Vieira Dourado (FMT-HVD), Manaus, Brazil, Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil

Hernando A. del Portillo

marcuslacerda.br@gmail.com (MVGL); hernandoa.delportillo@cresib.cat (HAdP)

Affiliations Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clinic–Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain, Institució Catalana de Recerca I Estudis Avançats, Barcelona, Spain

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.