About the Authors
- Zuinara Maia, Monique Lírio, Sóstenes Mistro, Carlos Maurício Cardeal Mendes, Roberto Badaro
- Department of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
- Sanjay R. Mehta
- Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: ZM ML SM CMCM RB. Performed the experiments: ZM ML. Analyzed the data: ZM ML SM CMCM SRM RB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZM RB. Wrote the paper: ZM SRM RB.