About the Authors
- Andréa M. Caricilli, Paty K. Picardi, Mirian Ueno, Patrícia O. Prada, Eduardo R. Ropelle, José B. Carvalheira, Mário J. A. Saad
- Department of Internal Medicine, State University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil
- Lélia L. de Abreu
- Department of Nursing, State University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil
- Sandro Massao Hirabara, Rui Curi
- Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
- Ângela Castoldi, Pedro Vieira, Niels O. S. Camara
- Department of Immunology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: AC MS. Performed the experiments: AC PKP LLA ER MU PP SH AC PV NOSC. Analyzed the data: AC MS JBC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RC NOSC JBC MS. Wrote the paper: AC MS.