About the Authors

Arwa Bin Raies

Affiliation Computational Bioscience Research Centre (CBRC), Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division (CEMSE), King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Hicham Mansour

Affiliation Bioscience Core Laboratories, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Roberto Incitti

Affiliation Bioscience Core Laboratories, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Vladimir B. Bajic

vladimir.bajic@kaust.edu.sa

Affiliation Computational Bioscience Research Centre (CBRC), Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division (CEMSE), King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Competing Interests

Vladimir Bajic is an Academic Editor of PLoS ONE. This does not alter our adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VBB. Performed the experiments: ABR. Analyzed the data: VBB ABR RI HM. Wrote the manuscript: VBB ABR. Developed the Web application: ABR.