About the Authors

Paula A. Ferreira

Affiliation Laboratory of Bioassays and Signal Transduction, Biochemistry Department, Biology Institute, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Roberta R. Ruela-de-Sousa

Affiliations Laboratory of Bioassays and Signal Transduction, Biochemistry Department, Biology Institute, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, Center for Experimental Molecular and Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Karla C. S. Queiroz

Affiliations Center for Experimental Molecular and Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC-University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Ana Carolina S. Souza

Affiliation Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André, São Paulo, Brazil

Renato Milani

Affiliation Laboratory of Bioassays and Signal Transduction, Biochemistry Department, Biology Institute, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Ronaldo Aloise Pilli

Affiliation Department of Organic Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Maikel P. Peppelenbosch

Affiliation Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC-University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Jeroen den Hertog

Affiliation Hubrecht Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Carmen V. Ferreira

carmenv@unicamp.br

Affiliation Laboratory of Bioassays and Signal Transduction, Biochemistry Department, Biology Institute, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CVF MPP ACSS. Performed the experiments: PAF RRRS KCSQ. Analyzed the data: RM MPP RAP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JDH. Wrote the paper: PAF RRRS CVF JDH.