About the Authors

Matthew B. Byrne

Contributed equally to this work with: Matthew B. Byrne, Yuki Kimura

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Yuki Kimura

Contributed equally to this work with: Matthew B. Byrne, Yuki Kimura

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Ashish Kapoor

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Yuan He

Affiliation Department of Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Kewin S. Mattam

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Katherine M. Hasan

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Luke N. Olson

Affiliation Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Fei Wang

Affiliation Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Paul J. A. Kenis

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Christopher V. Rao

chris@scs.uiuc.edu

Affiliation Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: Christopher V. Rao is an academic editor at PLOS ONE. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MBB YK AK FW PJAK CVR. Performed the experiments: MBB YK AK YH KSM KMH. Analyzed the data: MBB YK AK LNO CVR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MBB YK AK FW PJAK CVR. Wrote the paper: MBB YK CVR.