About the Authors

Drew M. Titmarsh

Affiliation Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia

James E. Hudson

Affiliation Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia

Alejandro Hidalgo

Affiliation Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia

Andrew G. Elefanty

Affiliations Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children’s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Edouard G. Stanley

Affiliations Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children’s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Ernst J. Wolvetang

Affiliation Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia

Justin J. Cooper-White

j.cooperwhite@uq.edu.au

Affiliations Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia, School of Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors declare that Drew Titmarsh and Justin Cooper-White are listed as inventors on an International Patent Application related to the work, number PCT/AU2012/001094. This does not affect the authors’ adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials. The authors declare no other competing financial interests.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DMT AH JEH EJW JJCW. Performed the experiments: DMT JEH AH. Analyzed the data: DMT JEH AH EJW JJCW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DMT JEH AGE EGS EJW JJCW. Wrote the paper: DMT JEH EJW JJCW. Designed and fabricated the microfluidic platform: DT. Edited the manuscript: AH AGE EGS.