About the Authors

Kwangkook Lee

Contributed equally to this work with: Kwangkook Lee, Shenyan Gu

Affiliation Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Shenyan Gu

Contributed equally to this work with: Kwangkook Lee, Shenyan Gu

Affiliation Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Lei Jin

Affiliation Infectious and Inflammatory Disease Center, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Thi Tuc Nghi Le

Affiliation Institut für Toxikologie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany

Luisa W. Cheng

Affiliation Foodborne Contaminants Research Unit, Western Regional Research Center, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Albany, California, United States of America

Jasmin Strotmeier

Affiliation Institut für Toxikologie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany

Anna Magdalena Kruel

Affiliation Institut für Toxikologie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany

Guorui Yao

Affiliation Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Kay Perry

Affiliation NE-CAT and Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States of America

Andreas Rummel

rummel.andreas@mh-hannover.de (AR); r.jin@uci.edu (RJ)

Affiliation Institut für Toxikologie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany

Rongsheng Jin

rummel.andreas@mh-hannover.de (AR); r.jin@uci.edu (RJ)

Affiliations Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America, Neuroscience, Aging and Stem Cell Center, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AR RJ. Performed the experiments: KL SG GY LJ TTNL JS AMK LWC KP AR RJ. Analyzed the data: KL SG GY LJ TTNL JS AMK LWC KP AR RJ. Wrote the paper: AR RJ.