About the Authors

Alessandra Ghiani

Affiliation Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy

Nunzio D’Agostino

Affiliation Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l'analisi dell'economia agraria - Centro di ricerca per l'orticoltura, Pontecagnano Faiano, Italy

Sandra Citterio

Affiliation Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy

Assunta Raiola

Affiliation Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II", Portici, Naples, Italy

Riccardo Asero

Affiliation Allergy Unit, Clinica San Carlo, Paderno Dugnano, Milan, Italy

Amalia Barone

Affiliation Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II", Portici, Naples, Italy

Maria Manuela Rigano

mrigano@unina.it

Affiliation Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II", Portici, Naples, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AG ND AB MMR. Performed the experiments: AG ND AR MMR. Analyzed the data: AG ND SC AR RA AB MMR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AG ND SC AR RA AB MMR. Wrote the paper: AG ND SC AR RA AB MMR.