About the Authors

Radhakrishnan Gnanasambandam

rg35@buffalo.edu

Affiliation State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

Chilman Bae

Affiliation State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

Philip A. Gottlieb

Affiliation State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

Frederick Sachs

Affiliation State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Buffalo, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RG CB PAG FS. Performed the experiments: RG CB. Analyzed the data: RG CB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PAG FS. Wrote the paper: RG FS.