About the Authors

Kim-Anh Lê Cao

Contributed equally to this work with: Kim-Anh Lê Cao, Mary-Ellen Costello

k.lecao@uq.edu.au

Affiliation The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, The University of Queensland, Translational Research Institute, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3923-1116

Mary-Ellen Costello

Contributed equally to this work with: Kim-Anh Lê Cao, Mary-Ellen Costello

Current address: Queensland University of Technology, Translational Research Institute, Brisbane, QLD 4102, Australia

Affiliation The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, The University of Queensland, Translational Research Institute, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Vanessa Anne Lakis

Affiliation The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, The University of Queensland, Translational Research Institute, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

François Bartolo

Affiliation Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, UMR CNRS 5219 INSA Université de Toulouse, Toulouse, France

Xin-Yi Chua

Affiliation Queensland Facility for Advanced Bioinformatics, The Institute for Molecular Bioscience, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Rémi Brazeilles

Affiliation Danone Nutricia Research, Palaiseau Cedex, France

Pascale Rondeau

Affiliation Danone Nutricia Research, Palaiseau Cedex, France

Competing Interests

The authors confirm that there is no competing interest or financial disclosure to Danone Nutricia Research. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KALC RB. Analyzed the data: KALC MEC VAL FB XYC RB. Wrote the paper: KALC MEC. Participated in the design of the study: PR.