About the Authors

Samit S. Watve

Contributed equally to this work with: Samit S. Watve, Jacob Thomas

Affiliation School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Jacob Thomas

Contributed equally to this work with: Samit S. Watve, Jacob Thomas

Affiliation School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Brian K. Hammer

brian.hammer@biology.gatech.edu

Affiliation School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SSW JT BKH. Performed the experiments: SSW JT. Analyzed the data: SSW JT BKH. Wrote the paper: SSW JT BKH.