About the Authors
- Mireille Plamondon, Eric Frost, Sylvie Deslandes, Jacques Pepin
- Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases and Centre for International Health, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
- Annie-Claude Labbé, Nathalie Bastien
- Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont, Montréal, Québec, Canada
- Alfredo Claudino Alves
- Hopital Simao Mendes, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JP MP AL. Performed the experiments: MP AA. Analyzed the data: JP MP AL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AL EF SD NB. Wrote the paper: JP MP AL EF SD NB AA.