About the Authors

Dihong Lu

Affiliation Department of Nematology, University of California, Riverside, California, United States of America

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8480-3016

Marissa Macchietto

Affiliation Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, Center for Complex Biological Systems, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Dennis Chang

Affiliation Department of Nematology, University of California, Riverside, California, United States of America

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7563-8357

Mirayana M. Barros

Affiliation Department of Nematology, University of California, Riverside, California, United States of America

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9417-7867

James Baldwin

Affiliation Department of Nematology, University of California, Riverside, California, United States of America

Ali Mortazavi

Affiliation Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, Center for Complex Biological Systems, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Adler R. Dillman

adlerd@ucr.edu

Affiliation Department of Nematology, University of California, Riverside, California, United States of America

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7171-4332

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: DL ARD AM. Data curation: DL MM AM. Formal analysis: DL MM DC AM ARD. Funding acquisition: AM ARD. Investigation: DL MM DC MMB JB AM ARD. Methodology: DL MM JB AM ARD. Project administration: DL JB AM ARD. Resources: DL MM JB AM ARD. Supervision: DL JB AM ARD. Validation: DL MM AM ARD. Visualization: DL MM MMB AM ARD. Writing – original draft: DL MM AM ARD. Writing – review & editing: DL MM DC MMB JB AM ARD.