About the Authors

Ram Prasad

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Mudit Vaid

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Santosh K. Katiyar

skatiyar@uab.edu

Affiliations Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America, Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America, Nutrition Obesity Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RP MV SKK. Performed the experiments: RP MV. Analyzed the data: RP MV SKK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SKK. Wrote the paper: SKK RP.