About the Authors

Kirezi Kanobana

Contributed equally to this work with: Kirezi Kanobana, Aniran Ruiz

kkanobana@itg.be; kirezik@yahoo.ca

Affiliation Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Aniran Ruiz

Contributed equally to this work with: Kirezi Kanobana, Aniran Ruiz

Affiliation Institute of Tropical Medicine “Pedro Kourí”, Havana, Cuba

Lazara Rojas

Affiliation Institute of Tropical Medicine “Pedro Kourí”, Havana, Cuba

Rene Andrade

Affiliation Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Havana, Cuba

Felix Rosado

Affiliation Institute of Tropical Medicine “Pedro Kourí”, Havana, Cuba

Katja Polman

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium

Fidel Angel Núñez

These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Institute of Tropical Medicine “Pedro Kourí”, Havana, Cuba

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.