About the Authors
- Souhaila Bouatra, Farid Aziat, Rupasri Mandal, Trent C. Bjorndahl, Ramanarayan Krishnamurthy, Fozia Saleem, Philip Liu, Zerihun T. Dame, Jenna Poelzer, Jessica Huynh, Faizath S. Yallou, Edison Dong, David S. Wishart
- Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
- An Chi Guo, Michael R. Wilson, Craig Knox, David S. Wishart
- Department of Computing Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
- Nick Psychogios
- Cardiovascular Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Ralf Bogumil, Cornelia Roehring
- BIOCRATES Life Sciences AG, Innsbruck, Austria
- David S. Wishart
- National Institute for Nanotechnology, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Ralf Bogumil and Cornelia Roehring are employed by BIOCRATES Life Sciences AG. This company produces kits for targeted metabolomic analyses. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.
Conceived and designed the experiments: SB FA RM RK DSW. Performed the experiments: SB FA RM RK ZTD NP RB CR. Analyzed the data: SB FA RM RK ACG ZTD DSW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ACG MRW CK TCB FS PL ZTD JP JH FSY ED RB CR DSW. Wrote the paper: SB FA RM RK TCB FS PL NP DSW.