About the Authors

Melinda D. Baker

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, UMDNJ–New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Matthew B. Neiditch

matthew.neiditch@umdnj.edu

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, UMDNJ–New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: MDB MBN. Performed the experiments: MDB. Analyzed the data: MDB MBN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MDB MBN. Wrote the paper: MDB MBN.