About the Authors

Sirada Kaocharoen, Dumrongdej Piyabongkarn, Ariya Chindamporn
Mycology Laboratory, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Sirada Kaocharoen, Popchai Ngamskulrungroj, Carolina Firacative, Luciana Trilles, Wieland Meyer
Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, CIDM, Sydney Medical School - Westmead Hospital, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia

Popchai Ngamskulrungroj, Angkana Chaiprasert
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Carolina Firacative
Grupo de Microbiología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogotá, Colombia

Luciana Trilles
Laboratório de Micologia, Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Wijit Banlunara
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Natteewan Poonwan
Mycology Laboratory, National Institute of Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand

Corresponding Author

cariya@chula.ac.th

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: S. Kaocharoen, P. Ngamskulrungroj, A. Chindamporn, W. Meyer. Performed the experiments: S. Kaocharoen, P. Ngamskulrungroj, D. Piyabongkarn. Analyzed the data: S. Kaocharoen, P. Ngamskulrungroj, C. Firacative, L. Trilles, W. Meyer. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: A. Chindamporn, A. Chaiprasert, W. Meyer, P. Ngamskulrungroj, N. Poonwan. Wrote the paper: S. Kaocharoen, P. Ngamskulrungroj, C. Firacative, A. Chindamporn, W. Meyer. Supplied strains: P. Ngamskulrungroj, D. Piyabongkarn, W. Banlunara, N. Poonwan, A. Chindamporn, A. Chaiprasert, W. Meyer.