About the Authors

Shiwang Li

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Jing He

jing937@hotmail.com

Affiliation Institute of Hematology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Shuai Li

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Guoqing Cao

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Shaotao Tang

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Qiangsong Tong

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Harish C. Joshi

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SL JH. Performed the experiments: SL GC JH. Analyzed the data: HCJ ST. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HCJ QT. Wrote the paper: SL.