About the Authors

Celine S. Hong, Juan Cui, David Puett, Ying Xu
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Institute of Bioinformatics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Zhaohui Ni, Yingying Su, Fan Li
Department of Pathogenobiology, Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China

Ying Xu
College of Computer Science and Technology, Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China

Corresponding Author

xyn@bmb.uga.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CSH JC DP YX. Performed the experiments: CSH. Analyzed the data: CSH DP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZN YS DP FL. Wrote the paper: CSH JC DP YX.