About the Authors

Yuna Kim

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Akio Kobayashi

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Ryohei Sekido

Affiliation Division of Developmental Genetics, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Leo DiNapoli

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Jennifer Brennan

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Marie-Christine Chaboissier

Affiliation INSERM U470, Centre de Biochimie, Parc Valrose, Nice, France

Francis Poulat

Affiliation Institut de Génétique Humaine, CNRS UPR1142, Montpellier, France

Richard R Behringer

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Robin Lovell-Badge

Affiliation Division of Developmental Genetics, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Blanche Capel

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: b.capel@cellbio.duke.edu

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

YK, AK, and BC conceived and designed the experiments. YK, AK, LD, and JB performed the experiments. YK, RLB, and BC analyzed the data. YK, RS, MCC, FP, RRB, RLB, and BC contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. YK and BC wrote the paper with significant input from RLB.