About the Authors

Jongrae Kim, Ian Postlethwaite, Declan G Bates
Control and Instrumentation Group, Department of Engineering, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Jongrae Kim, Pat Heslop-Harrison, Ian Postlethwaite, Declan G Bates
Systems Biology Laboratory, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Pat Heslop-Harrison
Department of Biology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

jkim@aero.gla.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

JK and DGB conceived the initial idea for the study. JK designed and performed the numerical experiments. IP checked the mathematical derivations. DGB and PHH provided biological interpretations of the results. All authors contributed to writing the paper.