About the Authors

Alexandra Machen

Affiliation Department of Pathology and laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Tim Drake

Affiliation Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Grady Health System, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Yun F. (Wayne) Wang

yfwang@emory.edu

Affiliations Department of Pathology and laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Grady Health System, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YFW AM. Performed the experiments: AM. Analyzed the data: AM YFW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YFW AM TD. Wrote the paper: AM YFW.