About the Authors

Fengzhi Jin

Contributed equally to this work with: Fengzhi Jin, Hong Liu

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

Hong Liu

Contributed equally to this work with: Fengzhi Jin, Hong Liu

Current address: Department of Pharmacology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

Ping Li

Affiliation Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

Hong-Guo Yu

Affiliation Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

Yanchang Wang

yanchang.wang@med.fsu.edu

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FJ HL PL H-GY YW. Performed the experiments: FJ HL PL. Analyzed the data: FJ HL PL H-GY YW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FJ HL PL H-GY YW. Wrote the paper: FJ YW.