About the Authors
- Jieru Egeria Lin, Adam Eugene Snook, Peng Li, Brian Arthur Stoecker, Gilbert Won Kim, Michael Sullivan Magee, Alex Vladimir Mejia Garcia, Michael Anthony Valentino, Stephanie Schulz, Scott Arthur Waldman
- Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
- Terry Hyslop
- Divison of Biostatistics, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
The authors have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: This study was partly funded by Targeted Diagnostic and Therapeutics Inc. Dr. Waldman is the Chair (uncompensated) of the Scientific Advisory Board of Targeted Diagnostics and Therapeutics, Inc., which has a license to commercialize inventions related to this work. Dr. Waldman is the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Endowed Professor. There are no patents, products in development or marketed products to declare. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials, as detailed online in the guide for authors.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JEL AES PL SS SAW. Performed the experiments: JEL AES PL BAS GWK MSM AVMG. Analyzed the data: JEL PL TH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MAV. Wrote the paper: JEL AES SAW.