About the Authors

Febitha Kandan-Kulangara

Affiliation Laboratory for Skin Cancer Research, Department of Molecular Biology, Medical Biochemistry and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Hospital Research Centre of Laval University (CHUL/CHUQ), Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada

Rashmi G. Shah

Affiliation Laboratory for Skin Cancer Research, Department of Molecular Biology, Medical Biochemistry and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Hospital Research Centre of Laval University (CHUL/CHUQ), Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada

El Bachir Affar

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, Montreal University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Girish M. Shah

girish.shah@crchul.ulaval.ca

Affiliation Laboratory for Skin Cancer Research, Department of Molecular Biology, Medical Biochemistry and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Hospital Research Centre of Laval University (CHUL/CHUQ), Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FKK RGS GMS. Performed the experiments: FKK RGS. Analyzed the data: FKK RGS EBA GMS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EBA. Wrote the paper: FKK RGS EBA GMS.