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Research Article

Chagas Disease among the Latin American Adult Population Attending in a Primary Care Center in Barcelona, Spain

  • Carme Roca mail,

    croca.bcn.ics@gencat.cat

    Affiliation: El Clot Primary Care Center, Institut Català de la Salut, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • María Jesús Pinazo,

    Affiliation: Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clinic-Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Paolo López-Chejade,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Laboratory, Facultat de Farmàcia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Joan Bayó,

    Affiliation: El Clot Primary Care Center, Institut Català de la Salut, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Elizabeth Posada,

    Affiliation: Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clinic-Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Jordi López-Solana,

    Affiliation: El Clot Primary Care Center, Institut Català de la Salut, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Montserrat Gállego,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Laboratory, Facultat de Farmàcia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Montserrat Portús,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Laboratory, Facultat de Farmàcia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Joaquim Gascón,

    Affiliation: Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clinic-Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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  • and the Chagas-Clot Research Group

    Membership of the Chagas-Clot Research Group is provided in the Acknowledgments.

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  • Published: April 26, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001135

About the Authors

Carme Roca, Joan Bayó, Jordi López-Solana
El Clot Primary Care Center, Institut Català de la Salut, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
María Jesús Pinazo, Elizabeth Posada, Joaquim Gascón
Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB), Hospital Clinic-Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Paolo López-Chejade, Montserrat Gállego, Montserrat Portús
Parasitology Laboratory, Facultat de Farmàcia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Corresponding Author

Email: croca.bcn.ics@gencat.cat

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CR JG MP. Performed the experiments: CR MJP JB JL-S EP Chagas-Clot Research Group. Analyzed the data: CR MJP JB MG MP JG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PL-C MG MP. Wrote the paper: CR JG MP MG MJP JB.