About the Authors

Inés Zulantay

izulanta@med.uchile.cl

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Werner Apt

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Daniel Ramos

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Lorena Godoy

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Claudio Valencia

Affiliation Salamanca Hospital, Coquimbo Health Service, IV Region, Chile

Matías Molina

Affiliation Combarbalá Hospital, Coquimbo Health Service, IV Region, Chile

Eduardo Sepúlveda

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Patricio Thieme

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Gabriela Martínez

Affiliation Laboratory of Basic Clinical Parasitology, Program of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Gabriela Corral

Affiliation Illapel Hospital, Coquimbo Health Service, IV Region, Chile

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.