About the Authors

Alessandra K. Matsuno

Contributed equally to this work with: Alessandra K. Matsuno, Talita B. Gagliardi

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

matsuno@fmrp.usp.br

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Talita B. Gagliardi

Contributed equally to this work with: Alessandra K. Matsuno, Talita B. Gagliardi

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology and Virology Research Center, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Flavia E. Paula

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology and Virology Research Center, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Luciano K. S. Luna

Roles Data curation, Methodology, Validation, Visualization

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology and Virology Research Center, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Bruna L. S. Jesus

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology and Virology Research Center, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Renato T. Stein

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Resources

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics,Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul School of Medicine, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Davi C. Aragon

Roles Methodology, Software, Validation

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Ana P. C. P. Carlotti

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Eurico Arruda

Roles Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology and Virology Research Center, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Competing Interests

AKM and EAN were supported by an academic grant from Abbott Laboratórios do Brasil Ltda, based on an unrestricted investigator-generated proposal. This does not alter our adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials, as detailed online in the guide for authors: https://journals.plos.org/plosone/s/competing-interests).