About the Authors

Ruohan Xia

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Hongge Jia

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Junkai Fan

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Yajuan Liu

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Jianhang Jia

Jianhang.jia@uky.edu

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 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: RX JJ. Performed the experiments: RX HJ JF YL. Analyzed the data: RX JJ. Wrote the paper: JJ.