About the Authors

Tomas Duffy, Carolina I. Cura, Juan C. Ramirez, Natalia A. Juiz, Joaquín Basile, Alejandro G. Schijman
Grupo de Biología Molecular de la Enfermedad de Chagas, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ingeniería Genética y Biología Molecular “Dr. Héctor N. Torres” (INGEBI-CONICET), Buenos Aires, Argentina

Teresa Abate, Zoraida Diaz Bello, Arturo Muñoz-Calderon, Belkisyole Alarcón de Noya
Instituto de Medicina Tropical, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Nelly M. Cayo, Susana B. Ocampo
Instituto de Biología de la Altura, Universidad Nacional de Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina

Rudy Parrado, Lineth Garcia, Faustino Torrico
Universidad San Simón, Cochabamba, Bolivia

Elsa Velazquez, Adelina Riarte
Instituto Nacional de Parasitología “Dr. Mario Fatala Chaben”, ANLIS, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Julio R. Nasser
Laboratorio de Química Biológica, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Salta, Salta, Argentina

Zaida E. Yadon
Pan-American Health Organization, Washington, D.C., United States of America

Isabela Ribeiro
Drugs and Neglected Diseases Initiative, Genève, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

schijman@dna.uba.ar

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TD CIC JCR AGS. Performed the experiments: TD CIC JCR AMC ZDB NAJ DB TA RP LG NMC EV JB. Analyzed the data: AGS TD CIC JCR AR RP LG TA BA NMC NAJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AGS IR ZEY JRN LG FT BA SBO AR. Wrote the paper: AGS CIC JCR TD IR ZEY.