About the Authors

Jacqueline Chor Wing Tam

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Chun Hay Ko

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Chi Man Koon

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Zhang Cheng

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Wong Hing Lok

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Ching Po Lau

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Ping Chung Leung

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Kwok Pui Fung

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Wai Yee Chan

Affiliation School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Clara Bik San Lau

claralau@cuhk.edu.hk

Affiliations Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JCWT CHK CMK CPL CBSL. Performed the experiments: JCWT CHK CMK CPL ZC WHL. Analyzed the data: JCWT CHK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JCWT PCL KPF WYC. Wrote the paper: JCWT WYC CBSL.