About the Authors

Julien F. Ollivier
Centre for Nonlinear Dynamics, Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada

Julien F. Ollivier, Peter S. Swain
Centre for Systems Biology at Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Vahid Shahrezaei
Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the paper: JFO PSS. Conceived research: JFO PSS. Designed research: JFO. Performed research: JFO VS. Conceived research.