About the Authors

Ganesh P. Bhattarai

gbhatt2@tigers.lsu.edu

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

James T. Cronin

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GPB JTC. Performed the experiments: GPB. Analyzed the data: GPB JTC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JTC. Wrote the paper: GPB JTC.