About the Authors
- Ramtin Hadighi, Mehdi Mohebali, Homa Hajjaran
- School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
- Patrick Boucher, Marc Ouellette
- Centre de Recherche en Infectiologie and Département de Biologie Médicale, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
- Ali Khamesipour
- Center for Research and Training in Skin Diseases and Leprosy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
RH, PB, and HH performed the experiments and analyzed the data. RH, MM, AK, and MO designed the experiment, analyzed the data, and contributed to writing the paper.