About the Authors

Jike Cui, Suchismita Das, John Samuelson
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jike Cui
Graduate Program in Bioinformatics, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Temple F. Smith
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

jsamuels@bu.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JC SD TFS JS. Performed the experiments: JC SD. Analyzed the data: JC SD TFS JS. Wrote the paper: JC TFS JS.