About the Authors

Debra L. Silver, Ling Hou, William J. Pavan
Genetic Disease Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Robert Somerville, Mary E. Young, Suneel S. Apte
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland Clinic Foundation-ND20, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Corresponding Author

bpavan@mail.nih.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DS SA WP. Performed the experiments: DS LH RS MY. Analyzed the data: DS LH RS MY SA WP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DS LH RS MY WP. Wrote the paper: DS SA WP.