About the Authors

Zahedi Mujawar, Matthew P Morrow, Tatiana Pushkarsky, Larisa Dubrovsky, Jan M Orenstein, Michael Bukrinsky
The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Honor Rose, Nigora Mukhamedova, Ying Fu, Anthony Dart, Dmitri Sviridov
Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Yuri V Bobryshev
University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Corresponding Author

mtmmib@gwumc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

AD, YVB, MB, and DS conceived and designed the experiments. ZM, HR, MPM, TP, LD, NM, YF, JMO, and YVB performed the experiments. ZM, MPM, TP, AD, JMO, YVB, MB, and DS analyzed the data. MB and DS wrote the paper.