About the Authors

Teik Hwa Ong

Roles Investigation

Affiliation School of Postgraduate Studies, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ebenezer Chitra

Roles Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Division of Applied Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, School of Health Sciences, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Srinivasan Ramamurthy

Roles Supervision

Current address: College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, Ajman University, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

Affiliation School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Catherine Chong Sze Ling

Roles Investigation

Affiliation School of Postgraduate Studies, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Stephen Periathamby Ambu

Roles Project administration

Affiliation School of Postgraduate Studies, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Fabian Davamani

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

fabian_davamani@imu.edu.my

Affiliation Division of Applied Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, School of Health Sciences, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.