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Research Article

Mayaro Virus Infection in Amazonia: A Multimodel Inference Approach to Risk Factor Assessment

  • Fernando Abad-Franch equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Fernando Abad-Franch, Gustavo H. Grimmer

    fernando@amazonia.fiocruz.br

    Affiliation: Instituto Leônidas e Maria Deane – Fiocruz Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

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  • Gustavo H. Grimmer equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Fernando Abad-Franch, Gustavo H. Grimmer

    Affiliation: Instituto Leônidas e Maria Deane – Fiocruz Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

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  • Vanessa S. de Paula,

    Affiliation: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz – Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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  • Luiz T. M. Figueiredo,

    Affiliation: Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil

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  • Wornei S. M. Braga,

    Affiliation: Fundação de Medicina Tropical do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

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  • Sérgio L. B. Luz

    Affiliation: Instituto Leônidas e Maria Deane – Fiocruz Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

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  • Published: October 11, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001846

About the Authors

Fernando Abad-Franch, Gustavo H. Grimmer, Sérgio L. B. Luz
Instituto Leônidas e Maria Deane – Fiocruz Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
Vanessa S. de Paula
Instituto Oswaldo Cruz – Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Luiz T. M. Figueiredo
Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil
Wornei S. M. Braga
Fundação de Medicina Tropical do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

Corresponding Author

Email: fernando@amazonia.fiocruz.br

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FAF SLBL. Performed the experiments: GHG VSP FAF. Analyzed the data: FAF GHG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GHG LTMF WSMB SLBL. Wrote the paper: FAF. Commented on and approved the final version of the manuscript: FAF GHG VSP LTMF WSMB SLBL.