About the Authors

Marcelo M. Samsa

Affiliation Fundación Instituto Leloir-CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Juan A. Mondotte

Affiliation Fundación Instituto Leloir-CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nestor G. Iglesias

Affiliation Fundación Instituto Leloir-CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Iranaia Assunção-Miranda

Affiliation Instituto de Bioquímica Médica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Giselle Barbosa-Lima

Affiliation Laboratório de Imunofarmacologia, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Andrea T. Da Poian

Affiliation Instituto de Bioquímica Médica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Patricia T. Bozza

Affiliation Laboratório de Imunofarmacologia, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Andrea V. Gamarnik

agamarnik@leloir.org.ar

Affiliation Fundación Instituto Leloir-CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MMS JAM NGI IAM GBL ATDP PTB AVG. Performed the experiments: MMS JAM NGI IAM GBL. Analyzed the data: MMS JAM NGI ATDP PTB AVG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PTB. Wrote the paper: MMS JAM NGI AVG.