About the Authors

Marcovan Porto

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Marco Antonio de Oliveira

oliveirama@univap.br

Affiliations Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, Institute of Research and Development, University of Vale do Paraíba (UNIVAP) São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil

Lorenzo Pissinatti

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Renata Lopes Rodrigues

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Julio Alejandro Rojas-Moscoso

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

José Carlos Cogo

Affiliation Institute of Research and Development, University of Vale do Paraíba (UNIVAP) São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil

Konradin Metze

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Edson Antunes

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

César Nahoum

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Fabíola Z. Mónica

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Gilberto De Nucci

Affiliations Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MP MdO GDN. Performed the experiments: MdO LP RLR JARM FZM. Analyzed the data: MP MdO RLR KM CN FZM GDN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JCC EA GDN. Wrote the paper: MP MdO FZM GDN.