About the Authors

Michael N. Mavros, Vangelis G. Alexiou, Konstantinos Z. Vardakas, Matthew E. Falagas
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences (AIBS), Athens, Greece

Vangelis G. Alexiou
Department of Surgery, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Konstantinos Z. Vardakas, Matthew E. Falagas
Department of Medicine, Mitera Hospital, Hygeia Group, Athens, Greece

Matthew E. Falagas
Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

m.falagas@aibs.gr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MM MEF. Performed the experiments: MM VGA MEF. Analyzed the data: MM VGA KZV MEF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MM VGA KZV MEF. Wrote the paper: MM VGA KZV MEF.