About the Authors
- Carlo Chan, Qing Nie, Germán Enciso
- Department of Mathematics, Center for Mathematical and Complex Biological Systems, Center for Complex Biological Systems, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America
- Xinfeng Liu
- Department of Mathematics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America
- Liming Wang
- Department of Mathematics, California State University, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
- Lee Bardwell
- Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: XL LB QN GE. Analyzed the data: CC LW LB QN GE. Wrote the paper: LB GE. Performed all simulations: CC. Performed the mathematical proofs: CC LW GE. Wrote the supplementary material: CC GE.