Funding for this research was provided by:
Universidad del Rosario (Internal Funds)
Received: 24 April 2021
Accepted: 11 May 2021
First Online: 24 May 2021
: The Colombian National Institute of Health (INS) is designated as the reference laboratory in Colombia. When a public health emergency occurs, the INS is authorized under national law 9-1979, decrees 786–1990 and 2323− 2006, to use biospecimens and associated epidemiological information without informed consent, including the anonymous disclosure of results. This study was performed following the Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments, and all patient data was anonymized to minimize risk to participants.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.