About the Authors

Harsh Vardhan Jain

hjain@fsu.edu

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida,United States of America

Alan Richardson

Affiliation Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom

Michael Meyer-Hermann

Affiliations Department of Systems Immunology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany, Bio Centre for Life Science, Braunschweig University of Technology, Braunschweig, Germany

Helen M. Byrne

Affiliations Oxford Centre for Collaborative and Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HVJ AR MM HMB. Performed the experiments: AR. Analyzed the data: HVJ MM HMB. Wrote the paper: HVJ AR MM HMB.