About the Authors
- Philip D. Weyman, Walter A. Vargas, Yingkai Tong, Hamilton O. Smith, Qing Xu
- Department of Synthetic Biology and Bioenergy, The J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
- Jianping Yu, Pin-Ching Maness
- National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado, United States of America
The employer of the authors (J. Craig Venter Institute) is considering filing a patent based on research presented in this paper. However, this does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.
Conceived and designed the experiments: PDW WAV YT JY P-CM HOS. Performed the experiments: PDW WAV YT QX. Analyzed the data: PDW WAV YT JY P-CM QX. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PDW WAV YT JY P-CM QX. Wrote the paper: PDW QX.