About the Authors

Zhenghe Li, Judit Pogany, Steven Tupman, Peter D. Nagy
Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

Anthony M. Esposito, Terri Goss Kinzy
Department of Molecular Genetics, Microbiology, and Immunology, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

Corresponding Author

pdnagy2@uky.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ZL JP PDN. Performed the experiments: ZL JP ST. Analyzed the data: ZL JP TGK PDN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZL AME TGK. Wrote the paper: ZL PDN.