About the Authors

Paulo Mecenas

Contributed equally to this work with: Paulo Mecenas, Renata Travassos da Rosa Moreira Bastos

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

Affiliation Department of Orthodontics, Federal University of Pará, Belém, Pará, Brazil

Renata Travassos da Rosa Moreira Bastos

Contributed equally to this work with: Paulo Mecenas, Renata Travassos da Rosa Moreira Bastos

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

Affiliation Department of Orthodontics, Federal University of Pará, Belém, Pará, Brazil

Antonio Carlos Rosário Vallinoto

Roles Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Institute of Biological Sciences, Virology Laboratory, Federal University of Pará, Belém, Pará, Brazil

David Normando

Roles Conceptualization, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

davidnormando@hotmail.com

Affiliation Department of Orthodontics, Federal University of Pará, Belém, Pará, Brazil

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.