About the Authors

Aihua Zheng, Mahadevaiah Umashankar, Margaret Kielian
Department of Cell Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

margaret.kielian@einstein.yu.edu

Competing Interests

MK and AZ have filed a provisional patent based on this study.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AZ MU MK. Performed the experiments: AZ MU. Analyzed the data: AZ MU MK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MU. Wrote the paper: AZ MK.