About the Authors

Jorge Marquez

Contributed equally to this work with: Jorge Marquez

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Target Discovery Division, A&G Pharmaceutical, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Jianping Dong

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Methodology, Validation

‡ JD, CD and CT also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Target Discovery Division, A&G Pharmaceutical, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

Chun Dong

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Resources

‡ JD, CD and CT also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Precision Antibody Division, A&G Pharmaceutical, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

Changsheng Tian

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Validation

‡ JD, CD and CT also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Target Discovery Division, A&G Pharmaceutical, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

Ginette Serrero

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Resources, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

gserrero@agpharma.com

Affiliations Target Discovery Division, A&G Pharmaceutical, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America, Precision Antibody Division, A&G Pharmaceutical, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

GS, JD and CD are employees of A&G Pharmaceutical. GS is also a shareholder of A&G Pharmaceutical. This commercial affiliation does not alter the authors’ adherence to all PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.