About the Authors

Tomoko Ishino, Yasuo Chinzei, Masao Yuda
Mie University School of Medicine, Mie, Japan

Kazuhiko Yano, Yasuo Chinzei, Masao Yuda
Core Research for Evolutional Science and Technology (CREST), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Kawaguchi, Saitama, Japan

Corresponding Author

m-yuda@doc.medic.mie-u.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no conflicts of interest exist.

Author Contributions

TI, YC, and MY conceived and designed the experiments. TI, KY, and MY performed the experiments. TI and MY analyzed the data. TI and MY wrote the paper.