About the Authors

Mitchell P Levesque, Teva Vernoux, Hongchang Cui, Jean Y Wang, Keiji Nakajima, Noritaka Matsumoto, Philip N Benfey
Department of Biology and Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Wolfgang Busch, Jan U Lohmann
Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany

Ikram Blilou, Hala Hassan, Ben Scheres
Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands

Corresponding Author

philip.benfey@duke.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MPL, TV, JUL, BS, and PNB conceived and designed the experiments. MPL, TV, WB, HC, JUL, JYW, IB, and HH performed the experiments. MPL, TV, WB, IB, and HH analyzed the data. MPL, TV, KN, and NM contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. MPL, TV and PNB wrote the paper.