About the Authors

María Elvira Balcells

Contributed equally to this work with: María Elvira Balcells, Luis Rojas

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Supervision, Validation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

ebalcells@uc.cl

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Luis Rojas

Contributed equally to this work with: María Elvira Balcells, Luis Rojas

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, Program of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Nicole Le Corre

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, Diagnostic Virology Laboratory, Red de Salud UC CHRISTUS, Santiago, Chile

Constanza Martínez-Valdebenito

Roles Investigation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, Diagnostic Virology Laboratory, Red de Salud UC CHRISTUS, Santiago, Chile

María Elena Ceballos

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Marcela Ferrés

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, Diagnostic Virology Laboratory, Red de Salud UC CHRISTUS, Santiago, Chile

Mayling Chang

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Cecilia Vizcaya

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Sebastián Mondaca

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Álvaro Huete

Roles Formal analysis, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Ricardo Castro

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Intensive Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Mauricio Sarmiento

Roles Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Luis Villarroel

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis

Affiliation Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Alejandra Pizarro

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Patricio Ross

Roles Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Jaime Santander

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Resources

Affiliation Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Bárbara Lara

Roles Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Emergency Medicine Section, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Marcela Ferrada

Roles Data curation, Project administration, Supervision, Validation

Affiliation Clinical Research Center, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Sergio Vargas-Salas

Roles Formal analysis, Visualization

Affiliation Department of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Carolina Beltrán-Pavez

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Visualization

Affiliations Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Virology, Virology Program, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile, HIV/AIDS Work Group, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Ricardo Soto-Rifo

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Virology, Virology Program, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile, HIV/AIDS Work Group, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Fernando Valiente-Echeverría

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Virology, Virology Program, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile, HIV/AIDS Work Group, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Christian Caglevic

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile

Mauricio Mahave

Roles Conceptualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile

Carolina Selman

Roles Investigation, Resources, Supervision

Affiliation Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile

Raimundo Gazitúa

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile

José Luis Briones

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile

Franz Villarroel-Espindola

Roles Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile, Translational Medicine Research Laboratory, Fundación Arturo López Pérez, Santiago, Chile

Carlos Balmaceda

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology, Visualization

Affiliation Health Technology Assessment Unit, Clinical Research Center, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Manuel A. Espinoza

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology, Visualization

Affiliation Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Jaime Pereira

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Bruno Nervi

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Competing Interests

I have read the journal’s policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: -S.M. is a consultant for Foundation Medicine and Roche; he also has received research funding from Bristol-Myers Squibb and Foundation Medicine. - C.C is the Head of Cancer Research Department at Instituto Oncológico Fundación Arturo López Pérez (FALP) and declares that FALP has received funding from "Confederación de la producción y el Comercio (CPC)" to develop research based on Convalescent Plasma from COVID-19 recovered patients to treat patients with active COVID-19 infection. None of the authors from FALP has received any payment for their participation in this publication nor for participating in the trial in their investigator roles.