About the Authors

Jed W. Fahey

jfahey@jhmi.edu

Affiliations Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

W. David Holtzclaw

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Scott L. Wehage

Current address: BD, 7 Loveton Circle M/C 694 Sparks, Maryland, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Kristina L. Wade

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Katherine K. Stephenson

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Paul Talalay

Affiliations Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JWF SLW KLW PT. Performed the experiments: JWF WDH SLW KLW KKS. Analyzed the data: JWF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JWF WDH SLW KLW KKS PT. Wrote the paper: JWF WDH PT.