About the Authors

David Altman

Contributed equally to this work with: David Altman, Debanjan Goswami

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, United States of America

Debanjan Goswami

Contributed equally to this work with: David Altman, Debanjan Goswami

Affiliation National Centre for Biological Sciences, UAS-GKVK Campus, Bangalore, India

Tama Hasson

Affiliation Division of Biological Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

James A Spudich

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: jspudich@stanford.edu

Affiliations Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, United States of America , National Centre for Biological Sciences, UAS-GKVK Campus, Bangalore, India

Satyajit Mayor

Affiliation National Centre for Biological Sciences, UAS-GKVK Campus, Bangalore, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

DA conceived and designed the experiments. DA and DG performed the experiments. DA, DG, JAS, and SM analyzed the data and wrote the paper. DA, DG, TH, JAS, and SM contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools.