About the Authors

Philip M. Zakas
Graduate Program in Molecular and Systems Pharmacology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Bagirath Gangadharan, H. Trent Spencer, Christopher B. Doering
Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Graca Almeida-Porada, Christopher D. Porada
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

cdoerin@emory.edu

Competing Interests

Christopher Doering is an Academic Editor for PLOS ONE. However, Dr. Doering has not had any interactions with another editor concerning this manuscript. Furthermore, this does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CBD PZ HTS GA CP. Performed the experiments: PZ BG. Analyzed the data: CBD PZ HTS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GA CP. Wrote the paper: PZ CBD.