About the Authors

Satoshi Iwakami

Contributed equally to this work with: Satoshi Iwakami, Hirofumi Misu

Affiliations Department of Disease Control and Homeostasis, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan, Division of Material Engineering, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan

Hirofumi Misu

Contributed equally to this work with: Satoshi Iwakami, Hirofumi Misu

Affiliation Department of Disease Control and Homeostasis, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan

Takashi Takeda

Affiliations Department of Disease Control and Homeostasis, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan, Division of Material Engineering, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan

Makoto Sugimori

Affiliation Department of Disease Control and Homeostasis, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan

Seiichi Matsugo

Affiliations Division of Material Engineering, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan, College of Science and Engineering, School of Natural System Bioengineering Course, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan

Shuichi Kaneko

Affiliation Department of Disease Control and Homeostasis, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan

Toshinari Takamura

ttakamura@m-kanazawa.jp

Affiliation Department of Disease Control and Homeostasis, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SI HM SM SK TT. Performed the experiments: SI MS TT. Analyzed the data: SI HM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SI HM MS SM. Wrote the paper: SI HM.