About the Authors

Na Yu, Béla Joós, André Longtin
Department of Physics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Catherine E. Morris
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Corresponding Author

bjoos@uottawa.ca

Competing Interests

The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CEM BJ AL. Wrote the paper: NY CEM BJ AL. Performed the simulations: NY. Performed the mathematical and dynamical analysis: NY BJ AL. Linked findings to excitable cell injury: CEM. Revised the manuscript BJ AL CEM.