About the Authors
- Claudilson J. C. Bastos, Maria Fernanda Rios Grassi
- Medicine and Human Health PhD Program, Bahian School of Medicine and Public Health, Bahia, Brazil
- Roque Aras, Gildo Mota, Francisco Reis, Robson Silva de Jesus, Juliana Prazeres
- Edgard Santos University Hospital, Federal University of Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
- Juarez Pereira Dias, Eline G. de Araújo
- Epidemiological Surveillance Department of the Bahia Health Secretary, Bahia, Brazil
- Miralba Silva Freire
- Couto Maia Hospital, Bahia, Brazil
- Maria Fernanda Rios Grassi
- Oswaldo Cruz Foundation-FIOCRUZ, Bahia, Brazil
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: CJCB RA MFRG. Performed the experiments: GM FR RSdJ MSF EGdA JP. Analyzed the data: CJCB RA GM FR JPD MFRG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RA JPD MFRG. Wrote the paper: CJCB MFRG.