About the Authors

Prachi Anand

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City University of New York- Hunter College and Graduate Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Alexandre Grigoryan

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City University of New York- Hunter College and Graduate Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Mohammed H. Bhuiyan

Affiliation Department of Chemistry, College of Staten Island and Graduate Center, City University of New York, Staten Island, New York, United States of America

Beatrix Ueberheide

Affiliation NYU Langone Medical Center, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Victoria Russell

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City University of New York- Hunter College and Graduate Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Jose Quinoñez

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City University of New York- Hunter College and Graduate Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Patrick Moy

Affiliation Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City University of New York- Hunter College and Graduate Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Brian T. Chait

Affiliation The Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Sébastien F. Poget

Affiliation Department of Chemistry, College of Staten Island and Graduate Center, City University of New York, Staten Island, New York, United States of America

Mandë Holford

mholford@hunter.cuny.edu

Affiliations Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City University of New York- Hunter College and Graduate Center, New York, New York, United States of America, The American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

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Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PA MH. Performed the experiments: PA AG MB BU VR JQ PM. Analyzed the data: PA AG MB BU JQ PM BC SP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MH BU SP BC. Wrote the paper: PA MH BU SP BC.