About the Authors

Christin E. Burd

Affiliation The Curriculum in Toxicology, The Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

William R. Jeck

Affiliation Department of Genetics, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Yan Liu

Affiliation Department of Genetics, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Hanna K. Sanoff

Affiliation The Division of Hematology and Oncology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Zefeng Wang

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Norman E. Sharpless

NES@med.unc.edu

Affiliations The Curriculum in Toxicology, The Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Genetics, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Medicine, The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CEB WRJ ZW NES. Performed the experiments: CEB WRJ YL. Analyzed the data: CEB WRJ YL ZW NES. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HKS ZW. Wrote the paper: CEB WRJ NES.