About the Authors

Abhishek Kumar

Contributed equally to this work with: Abhishek Kumar, Prabhudutta Mamidi

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Prabhudutta Mamidi

Contributed equally to this work with: Abhishek Kumar, Prabhudutta Mamidi

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Indrani Das

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Tapas K. Nayak

Affiliation School of Biological Sciences, National Institute of Science Education & Research, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Sameer Kumar

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Jagamohan Chhatai

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Subhasis Chattopadhyay

Affiliation School of Biological Sciences, National Institute of Science Education & Research, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Amol R. Suryawanshi

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Soma Chattopadhyay

sochat.ils@gmail.com

Affiliation Department of Infectious Disease Biology, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: Soma Chattopadhyay Subhasis Chattopadhyay ARS. Performed the experiments: AK PM ID TKN SK JC. Analyzed the data: AK PM ID TKN SK JC Soma Chattopadhyay Subhasis Chattopadhyay ARS. Wrote the paper: Soma Chattopadhyay Subhasis Chattopadhyay ARS.