About the Authors

Dominika A. Bijos

Affiliations School of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom, Bristol Urological Institute, North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol, United Kingdom

Marcus J. Drake

Marcus.drake@nbt.nhs.uk

Affiliations School of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom, Bristol Urological Institute, North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol, United Kingdom

Bahareh Vahabi

Affiliations Bristol Urological Institute, North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol, United Kingdom, Department of Biological, Biomedical and Analytical Sciences, University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BV MJD DAB. Performed the experiments: DAB. Analyzed the data: DAB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DAB BV MJD. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: DAB BV MJD.