This work was a collaboration between the Wang lab and the lab of Clay Fuqua (professor in the Department of Biology). The first author of the paper is Zhongqing Ren, a fourth-year student in the Genome, Cell, and Developmental Biology (GCDB) graduate program. The second author is Qin Liao, a third-year GCDB graduate student. Coauthors of the study also include Xheni Karaboja (second-year Microbiology graduate student), Ian Barton (former graduate student of the Fuqua lab), Eli Schantz (former IU undergraduate student), and Adrian Mejia-Santana (former rotation student in the Wang lab). This study was funded by the National Institutes of Health and Indiana University.