About the Authors

Raj Kumar Sharma

Affiliations Centre of Biomedical Research, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) - Campus, Lucknow, India, Department of Biosciences, Integral University, Kursi road, Lucknow, India

Kanchan Sonkar

Affiliations Centre of Biomedical Research, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) - Campus, Lucknow, India, Department of Biochemistry & BiophysicsUniversity of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, United States of America

Neeraj Sinha

neerajcbmr@gmail.com, neeraj.sinha@cbmr.res.in

Affiliation Centre of Biomedical Research, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) - Campus, Lucknow, India

Pradeep Rebala

Affiliation Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Somajiguda, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Ahmad Ebrah Albani

Affiliation Department of Surgery, Zayad Military Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Anu Behari

Affiliation Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, SGPGIMS, Raibarelly Road Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Duvvuri Nageshwar Reddy

Affiliation Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Somajiguda, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Alvina Farooqui

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, Integral University, Kursi road, Lucknow, India

Vinay Kumar Kapoor

Affiliation Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, SGPGIMS, Raibarelly Road Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exists.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: NS VKK. Data curation: RKR KS. Formal analysis: RKS. Funding acquisition: NS. Investigation: RKS KS. Methodology: NS VKK. Project administration: NS. Resources: PR AEA AB DNR AF VKK. Software: RKS KS. Supervision: NS. Validation: RKS KS. Visualization: RKS. Writing – original draft: RKS KS. Writing – review & editing: RKS KS.