Funding for this research was provided by:
Fundação Carlos Chagas Filho de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (E-26/110.241/2014)
Received: 6 September 2019
Accepted: 21 May 2020
First Online: 29 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Animal’s Ethics Committee from the Health Sciences Center, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and is in compliance with the guidelines as recommended by the National Research Council’s criteria (NIH No. 86–23). The animals were acquired from the University vivarium and, therefore, an owner consent was not required.
: Not applicable.
: The authors report no competing interest.