About the Authors

Jiranan Piyaphongkul

Affiliation School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Jeremy Pritchard

Affiliation School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Jeff Bale

J.S.Bale@bham.ac.uk

Affiliation School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: J. Piyaphongkul J. Pritchard JSB. Performed the experiments: J. Piyaphongkul. Analyzed the data: J. Piyaphongkul JSB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: J. Piyaphongkul J. Pritchard JSB. Wrote the paper: J. Piyaphongkul JSB.