About the Authors

Jennifer L Nemhauser

Affiliation Plant Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Todd C Mockler

Affiliation Plant Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Joanne Chory

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: chory@salk.edu

Affiliations Plant Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no conflicts of interest exist.

Author Contributions

JLN and JC conceived and designed the experiments. JLN performed the experiments. JLN and TCM analyzed the data. TCM wrote scripts and performed bioinformatic analysis. JLN, TCM, and JC wrote the paper.