About the Authors

Sahand Khakabimamaghani

Affiliation Laboratory of Systems Biology and Bioinformatics, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

Iman Sharafuddin

Affiliation Laboratory of Systems Biology and Bioinformatics, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

Norbert Dichter

Affiliation Molecular Bioinformatics, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Ina Koch

Affiliation Molecular Bioinformatics, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Ali Masoudi-Nejad

amasoudin@ibb.ut.ac.ir

Affiliation Laboratory of Systems Biology and Bioinformatics, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AMN SK. Performed the experiments: SK IS ND. Analyzed the data: SK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: IK. Wrote the paper: SK AMN IK.