1Department of Preventive Dentistry, Federal University of Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
2Department of Health, Feira de Santana State University, Bahia, Brazil
3Federal University of Recôncavo Bahiano, Santo Antonio de Jesus, Bahia, Brazil
4Public Health Institute
5Department of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
6Department of Periodontology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
7Department of Biological Sciences, Feira de Santana State University, Bahia, Brazil
8Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY.
Address correspondence to: Johelle de S. Passos-Soares, PhD, Dentistry School, Federal University of Bahia. Av Araujo Pinho, 62, Canela, Salvador, Bahia 40110-150, Brazil. E-mail: [email protected]
Received 12 October, 2016
Revised 6 December, 2016
Accepted 6 December, 2016
Funding/support: This work was supported by grants from the Research Support Foundation of the State of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil; National Council for Scientific and Technological Development, Brasilia, Brazil; and by the State University of Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil.
Financial disclosure/conflicts of interest: None reported.
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