About the Authors

Young-Kwan Lee

Contributed equally to this work with: Young-Kwan Lee, Kang-Hoon Lee

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Kang-Hoon Lee

Contributed equally to this work with: Young-Kwan Lee, Kang-Hoon Lee

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Seon-Gyu Kim

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Ramzi Melhem

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Chang-Suk Moon

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Sicong Liu

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

David G. Greenhalgh

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Kiho Cho

kcho@ucdavis.edu

Affiliation Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KC. Performed the experiments: YKL SGK RM KHL CSM SL. Analyzed the data: YKL KHL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YKL SGK RM KHL. Wrote the paper: YKL KHL. Provided constructive discussions: DGG.