About the Authors

Benjamin A. Neely

Affiliation Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0001-6120-7695

Christopher E. Wilkins

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Molecular Cell Biology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America

Laura A. Marlow

Affiliation Department of Cancer Biology, Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

Dariya Malyarenko

Affiliation Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Yunee Kim

Affiliation Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Alexandr Ignatchenko

Affiliation Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Heather Sasinowska

Affiliation INCOGEN, Inc., Williamsburg, Virginia, United States of America

Maciek Sasinowski

Affiliations INCOGEN, Inc., Williamsburg, Virginia, United States of America, Venebio Group, LLC, Richmond, Virginia, United States of America

Julius O. Nyalwidhe

Affiliations Department of Microbiology and Molecular Cell Biology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America, Leroy T. Canoles Jr. Cancer Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America

Thomas Kislinger

Affiliations Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

John A. Copland

Affiliation Department of Cancer Biology, Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

Richard R. Drake

draker@musc.edu

Affiliation Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

The affiliation of authors HS and MS with INCOGEN, Inc, & Venebio Group, LLC, does not alter the authors' adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DM HS MS JON TK JAC RRD. Performed the experiments: CEW LAM YK AI JON TK JAC RRD. Analyzed the data: BAN AI TK DM LAM HS MS JAC RRD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BAN AI DM HS MS JON TK JAC RRD. Wrote the paper: BAN RRD JAC AI TK LAM JON DM HS MS.