About the Authors

Safiyh Taghavi, Daniel van der Lelie, Adam Hoffman, Yian-Biao Zhang, Lee Newman, Sébastien Monchy
Biology Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States of America

Michael D. Walla
Mass Spectrometer Center, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America

Jaco Vangronsveld
Department of Environmental Biology, Universiteit Hasselt, Diepenbeek, Belgium

Corresponding Author

vdlelied@bnl.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ST DvdL LN. Performed the experiments: ST AH YBZ MDW. Analyzed the data: ST DvdL AH YBZ MDW LN SM. Wrote the paper: DvdL JV SM.