About the Authors

Stephen A. Gallo

sgallo@aibs.org

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

Afton S. Carpenter

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

David Irwin

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

Caitlin D. McPartland

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

Joseph Travis

Affiliation Florida State University, Department of Biological Science, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

Sofie Reynders

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

Lisa A. Thompson

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

Scott R. Glisson

Affiliation American Institute of Biological Sciences – Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services Division, Reston, Virginia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SAG DI. Performed the experiments: SAG ASC CDM SR LAT. Analyzed the data: SAG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JT. Wrote the paper: SAG ASC DI CDM SR LAT SRG JT.