About the Authors

Rodrigo F. Oliveira

Affiliation The Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

Anna Terrin

Affiliation Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Giulietta Di Benedetto

Affiliation Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Veneto, Italy

Robert C. Cannon

Affiliation Textensor Limited, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Wonryull Koh

Affiliation The Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

MyungSook Kim

Affiliation The Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

Manuela Zaccolo

Affiliation Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Kim T. Blackwell

kblackw1@gmu.edu

Affiliation The Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

Competing Interests

R. C. Cannon is an employee at Textensor Limited and was funded (with a subcontract) by the HFSP grant which funded the other authors. R. C. Cannon wrote the original version of the software and helped in writing the manuscript. Textensor Limited does not financially benefit from publishing because the software is freely available.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RFO MZ KTB. Performed the experiments: AT GDB. Analyzed the data: RFO MK MZ KTB. Wrote the paper: RFO RCC WK MZ KTB. Software Development: RCC.