About the Authors

Niels Röckendorf, Andreas Frey
Division of Mucosal Immunology & Diagnostics, Priority Program Asthma & Allergy, Research Center Borstel, Airway Research Center North (ARCN), Member of the German Center for Lung Research (DZL), Borstel, Germany

Markus Borschbach
FHDW, University of Applied Sciences, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

Corresponding Author

afrey@fz-borstel.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NR AF. Performed the experiments: NR. Analyzed the data: NR. Wrote the paper: NR MB AF. Created the evolutionary algorithm software: MB. Developed the concept and supervised the study: AF.