About the Authors

Melisa Hendrata
Department of Mathematics, California State University Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Zhe Yang, Wenyuan Shi
Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Renate Lux, Wenyuan Shi
School of Dentistry, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

mhendra@calstatela.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MH ZY WS. Performed the experiments: MH ZY. Analyzed the data: MH ZY. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MH ZY RL WS. Wrote the paper: MH ZY RL.