About the Authors

Daniel W. Neef

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Michelle L. Turski

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Dennis J. Thiele

dennis.thiele@duke.edu

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

Duke University has filed a patent application for the screening technology described in this report as well as the small molecules identified via this screening technology.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: DWN DJT. Performed the experiments: DWN MLT. Analyzed the data: DWN DJT. Wrote the paper: DWN DJT.