About the Authors

Loïc Epelboin

epelboincrh@hotmail.fr

Affiliations Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana, Ecosystèmes amazoniens et pathologie tropicale (EPAT), EA3593, Université de la Guyane, French Guiana

Mathieu Nacher

Affiliations Ecosystèmes amazoniens et pathologie tropicale (EPAT), EA3593, Université de la Guyane, French Guiana, Centre d’Investigation Clinique, CIC Inserm 1424, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana

Aba Mahamat

Affiliation Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana

Vincent Pommier de Santi

Affiliations Army Center of Epidemiology and Public Health, Marseille, France, Direction Interarmées du Service de Santé en Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana

Alain Berlioz-Arthaud

Affiliation Institut Pasteur de la Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana

Carole Eldin

Affiliation Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France

Philippe Abboud

Affiliation Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana

Sébastien Briolant

Affiliations Army Center of Epidemiology and Public Health, Marseille, France, Direction Interarmées du Service de Santé en Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana, Institut Pasteur de la Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana

Emilie Mosnier

Affiliations Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana, Ecosystèmes amazoniens et pathologie tropicale (EPAT), EA3593, Université de la Guyane, French Guiana

Margarete do Socorro Mendonça Gomes

Affiliation Laboratório Central de Saúde Pública do Amapá, Macapa, Amapá, Brazil

Stephen G. Vreden

Affiliation Academisch Ziekenhuis Paramaribo Hospital, Paramaribo, Suriname

Magalie Pierre-Demar

Affiliations Ecosystèmes amazoniens et pathologie tropicale (EPAT), EA3593, Université de la Guyane, French Guiana, Laboratoire Hospitalo-Universitaire de Parasitologie-Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana

Marcus Lacerda

Affiliation Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr. Heitor Viera Dourado, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

Didier Raoult

Affiliation Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France

Elba Regina Sampaio de Lemos

Affiliation Laboratório de Hantaviroses e Rickettsioses Instituto Oswaldo Cruz/IOC—Fundação Oswaldo Cruz—FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Félix Djossou

Affiliations Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Centre Hospitalier Andrée-Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana, Ecosystèmes amazoniens et pathologie tropicale (EPAT), EA3593, Université de la Guyane, French Guiana

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.