About the Authors

Snigdha Roy

sroy3@uthsc.edu

Affiliation Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Nick Watkins

Affiliation Department of Biology, Christian Brothers University, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Detlef Heck

Affiliation Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SR DHH. Performed the experiments: SR. Analyzed the data: SR NW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SR. Wrote the paper: SR DHH.