About the Authors

Surya Kant

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada

Mingsheng Peng

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada, Monsanto Company, Chesterfield, Missouri, United States of America

Steven J. Rothstein

rothstei@uoguelph.ca

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SK SJR. Performed the experiments: SK MP. Analyzed the data: SK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SK SJR. Wrote the paper: SK SJR.