About the Authors

Brian L. Gudenas

Affiliation Department of Genetics and Biochemistry, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America

Anand K. Srivastava

Affiliation J.C. Self Research Institute of Human Genetics, Greenwood Genetic Center, Greenwood, South Carolina, United States of America

Liangjiang Wang

liangjw@clemson.edu

Affiliation Department of Genetics and Biochemistry, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: LW BG. Data curation: BG LW. Formal analysis: BG. Funding acquisition: LW AS. Investigation: BG. Methodology: BG. Project administration: LW. Resources: LW. Software: BG. Supervision: LW. Validation: BG AS. Visualization: BG. Writing – original draft: BG. Writing – review & editing: LW AS.