About the Authors

Erica White-Grindley, Fengzhen Ren, Anita Saraf, Laurence Florens, Kausik Si
Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

Liying Li, Repon Mohammad Khan, Kausik Si
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

ksi@stowers.org

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: KS EW. Performed the experiments: EW LL RK FR AS KS. Analyzed the data: EW LL AS LF KS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EW LL RK AS LF KS. Wrote the paper: KS.