About the Authors

Saleh Heneidi

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Ariel A. Simerman

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Erica Keller

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Prapti Singh

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Xinmin Li

Affiliation Clinical Microarray Core, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Daniel A. Dumesic

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Gregorio Chazenbalk

gchazenbalk@mednet.ucla.edu

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SH GC DAD. Performed the experiments: GC AAS EK PS. Analyzed the data: SH GC AAS XL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SH GC XL DAD. Wrote the paper: GC SH AAS DAD.