About the Authors

Nikisha Carty

Contributed equally to this work with: Nikisha Carty, Nadège Berson, Karsten Tillack

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Nadège Berson

Contributed equally to this work with: Nikisha Carty, Nadège Berson, Karsten Tillack

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Karsten Tillack

Contributed equally to this work with: Nikisha Carty, Nadège Berson, Karsten Tillack

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Christina Thiede

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Diana Scholz

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Karsten Kottig

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Yalda Sedaghat

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Christina Gabrysiak

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

George Yohrling

Affiliation CHDI Management/CHDI Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Heinz von der Kammer

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Andreas Ebneth

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Volker Mack

Affiliation Evotec AG, Manfred Eigen Campus, Hamburg, Germany

Ignacio Munoz-Sanjuan

Affiliation CHDI Management/CHDI Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Seung Kwak

Seung.kwak@chdifoundation.org

Affiliation CHDI Management/CHDI Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist. GY, IM-S and SK are employed by CHDI Management, Inc., as advisors to CHDI Foundation, Inc. NC, NB, KT, CT, DS KK, YS, CG, HbdK, AE and VM are employed by Evotec AG. There are no patents, products in development, or marketed products to declare. This declaration does not alter the authors' adherence to all PLOS ONE policies regarding sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SK IMS VM. Performed the experiments: NC KT NB DS YS CG. Analyzed the data: KT KK CT VM HVDK AE. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GY SK. Wrote the paper: NC KT IMS SK.