About the Authors

Yuqing Zhang

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America

Yifan Yang

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America

Caleb Trujillo

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America

Wenxuan Zhong

Affiliation Department of Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, United States of America

Yuk Fai Leung

yfleung@purdue.edu

Affiliations Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YZ YFL. Performed the experiments: YZ YY CT. Analyzed the data: YZ WZ YFL. Wrote the paper: YZ YY CT YFL.