About the Authors

Bargavi Thyagarajan

Address Current address: Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Affiliation Huntsman Cancer Institute, Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

Adam G. Blaszczak

Address Current address: InnovaBio, Salt Lake Community College, West Jordan, Utah, United States of America

Affiliation Huntsman Cancer Institute, Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

Katherine J. Chandler

Affiliation Huntsman Cancer Institute, Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

Jennifer L. Watts

Affiliation School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, United States of America

W. Evan Johnson

Affiliations Huntsman Cancer Institute, Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Department of Statistics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, United States of America

Barbara J. Graves

Barbara.Graves@hci.utah.edu

Affiliation Huntsman Cancer Institute, Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BT BJG. Performed the experiments: BT AGB KJC JLW. Analyzed the data: BT AGB KJC JLW WEJ BJG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BT AGB. Wrote the paper: BT BJG.