Correction to: Nature Communications; published online 02 February 2018

The original PDF version of this Article contained errors in the spelling of Luiz Carlos Caires-Júnior, Uirá Souto Melo, Bruno Henrique Silva Araujo, Alessandra Soares-Schanoski, Murilo Sena Amaral, Kayque Alves Telles-Silva, Vanessa van der Linden, Helio van der Linden, João Ricardo Mendes de Oliveira, Nivia Maria Rodrigues Arrais, Joanna Goes Castro Meira, Ana Jovina Barreto Bispo, Esper Abrão Cavalheiro, and Robert Andreata-Santos, which were incorrectly given as Luiz Carlos de Caires Jr., UiráSouto Melo, Bruno Silva Henrique Araujo, Alessandra Soares Schanoski, MuriloSena Amaral, Kayque Telles Alves Silva, Vanessa Van der Linden, Helio Van der Linden, João Mendes Ricardo de Oliveira, Nivia Rodrigues Maria Arrais, Joanna Castro Goes Meira, Ana JovinaBarreto Bispo, EsperAbrão Cavalheiro, and Robert Andreata Santos. Furthermore, in both the PDF and HTML versions of the Article, the top panel of Fig. 3e was incorrectly labeled ‘10608-1’ and should have been ‘10608-4’, and financial support from CAPES and DECIT-MS was inadvertently omitted from the Acknowledgements section. These errors have now been corrected in both the PDF and HTML versions of the Article.

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  1. These authors contributed equally: Luiz Carlos de Caires Junior, Ernesto Goulart, Uirá Souto Melo, Bruno Henrique Silva Araujo.

  2. These authors jointly supervised this work: Maria Rita Passos-Bueno and Mayana Zatz.


  1. Department of Genetics and Evolutionary Biology, Human Genome and Stem Cell Research Center, Biosciences Institute, University of São Paulo (USP), São Paulo – SP, 05508-900, Brazil

    • Luiz Carlos Caires-Júnior
    • , Ernesto Goulart
    • , Uirá Souto Melo
    • , Lucas Alvizi
    • , Danyllo Felipe de Oliveira
    • , Gerson Shigeru Kobayashi
    • , Karina Griesi-Oliveira
    • , Camila Manso Musso
    • , Guilherme Lopes Yamamoto
    • , Suzana Ezquina
    • , Michel Satya Naslavsky
    • , Kayque Alves Telles-Silva
    • , Karina Weinmann
    • , Thalita Figueiredo
    • , Maria Rita Passos-Bueno
    •  & Mayana Zatz
  2. Brazilian Biosciences National Laboratory (LNBio), Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM), Campinas – SP, 13083-970, Brazil

    • Bruno Henrique Silva Araujo
  3. Neuroscience laboratory, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Federal University of São Paulo—UNIFESP/EPM, São Paulo – SP, 04039-002, Brazil

    • Bruno Henrique Silva Araujo
    •  & Esper Abrão Cavalheiro
  4. Butantan Institute, São Paulo – SP, 05503-900, Brazil

    • Alessandra Soares-Schanoski
    • , Murilo Sena Amaral
    • , Renato Mancini Astray
    • , Sandra Fernanda Suárez-Patiño
    • , Daniella Cristina Ventini
    • , Jorge Kalil
    • , Sergio Verjovski-Almeida
    •  & Paulo Lee Ho
  5. Albert Einstein Hospital, São Paulo – SP, 05652-900, Brazil

    • Karina Griesi-Oliveira
    •  & Sérgio Gomes da Silva
  6. Department of Biochemistry, Institute of Chemistry, University of São Paulo (USP), São Paulo – SP, 05508-900, Brazil

    • Lucas Ferreira daSilva
    •  & Sergio Verjovski-Almeida
  7. Universidade de Mogi das Cruzes, Mogi das Cruzes – SP, 08780-911, Brazil

    • Sérgio Gomes da Silva
  8. AACD, Recife – PE, 50080-810, Brazil

    • Vanessa van der Linden
  9. Rehabilitation Center—Dr. Henrique Santillo, Goiânia – GO, 74653-230, Brazil

    • Helio van der Linden
  10. Neuropsychiatry Department and KeizoAsami Laboratory, Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Recife – PE, 50670-901, Brazil

    • João Ricardo Mendes de Oliveira
  11. Department of Pediatrics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN), Natal– RN, 59010-180, Brazil

    • Nivia Maria Rodrigues Arrais
  12. ISEA, Campina Grande– PB, 58400-220, Brazil

    • Adriana Melo
  13. Department of Biology, Paraíba State University (UEPB), Campina Grande – PB, 58429-500, Brazil

    • Silvana Santos
  14. Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), Salvador – BA, 40170-115, Brazil

    • Joanna Goes Castro Meira
  15. Infectious pediatric laboratory, Medicine School of Jundiaí, Jundiaí – SP, 40170-115, Brazil

    • Saulo Duarte Passos
  16. Division of Immunology and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Federal University of Sergipe (UFS), Aracaju – SP, 49100-000, Brazil

    • Roque Pacheco de Almeida
    •  & Ana Jovina Barreto Bispo
  17. Heart Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo (USP), São Paulo – SP, 05403-900, Brazil

    • Edécio Cunha-Neto
  18. Department of Clinical and Toxicological Analyses, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of São Paulo (USP), São Paulo – SP, 05508-900, Brazil

    • Helder Nakaya
  19. Vaccine Development Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Institute of Biomedical Science, University of São Paulo (USP), São Paulo – SP, 05508-900, Brazil

    • Robert Andreata-Santos
    •  & Luis Carlos de Souza Ferreira


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