About the Authors
- Ibeth Romero, Jair Téllez, Yazmín Suárez, Maria Cardona, Roger Figueroa, Nancy Gore Saravia
- Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento e Investigaciones Médicas (CIDEIM), Cali, Colombia
- Adrian Zelazny
- Microbiology Service, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: IR JT AZ NGS. Performed the experiments: IR JT YS MC RF. Analyzed the data: IR JT YS MC RF AZ NGS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: IR JT YS MC RF AZ NGS. Wrote the paper: IR JT YS MC RF AZ NGS.