About the Authors

Aouatef Ait-Lounis

Affiliations Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumediene (USTHB), Algiers, Algeria, Laboratory of Research and Development on Venoms, Pasteur Institute of Algeria, Algiers, Algeria

Fatima Laraba-Djebari

flaraba@hotmail.com

Affiliations Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumediene (USTHB), Algiers, Algeria, Laboratory of Research and Development on Venoms, Pasteur Institute of Algeria, Algiers, Algeria

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AAL FLD. Performed the experiments: AAL. Analyzed the data: AAL FLD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AAL FLD. Wrote the paper: AAL FLD.