About the Authors

Bassel Nazha

mn04@aub.edu.lb (MN); bnazha@nshs.edu (BN)

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, NorthShore LIJ Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, United States of America

Rony H. Salloum

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, United States of America

Akl C. Fahed

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, United States of America

Mona Nabulsi

mn04@aub.edu.lb (MN); bnazha@nshs.edu (BN)

Affiliation Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BN MN. Performed the experiments: BN RS. Analyzed the data: BN RS AF MN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BN RS AF MN. Wrote the paper: BN RS AF MN.