About the Authors

Zaibo Li

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Tiefei Dong

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Chris Pröschel

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Mark Noble

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: mark_noble@urmc.rochester.edu

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ZL, CP, and MN conceived and designed the experiments. ZL and TD performed the experiments. ZL, TD, CP, and MN analyzed the data. MN wrote the paper.