About the Authors

Oliver Delgado

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Aadil A. Kaisani

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Monica Spinola

Affiliation Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Xian-Jin Xie

Affiliation Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas Texas, United States of America

Kimberly G. Batten

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

John D. Minna

Affiliation Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Woodring E. Wright

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Jerry W. Shay

jerry.shay@utsouthwestern.edu

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: OD JDM JWS. Performed the experiments: OD AAK MS. Analyzed the data: OD AAK X-JX WEW JWS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: OD AAK MS X-JX KGB JDM WEW JWS . Wrote the paper: OD JDM WEW.