About the Authors

Rajiv Sarkar

Affiliation Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, TN, India

Gagandeep Kang

Affiliation Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, TN, India

Elena N. Naumova

Elena.Naumova@tufts.edu

Affiliations Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, TN, India, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Tufts University School of Engineering, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GK ENN. Performed the experiments: RS ENN. Analyzed the data: RS ENN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GK. Wrote the paper: RS GK ENN.