About the Authors

Marta Laskowski
Department of Biology, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, United States of America

Marta Laskowski, Hugo Hofhuis, Colette A. ten Hove, Ben Scheres
Molecular Genetics Group, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Verônica A Grieneisen, Paulien Hogeweg, Athanasius F. M Marée
Theoretical Biology Group, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ML, VAG, HH, AFMM, and BS conceived and designed the experiments. ML, VAG, HH, CAtH, and AFMM performed the experiments. ML, VAG, HH, PH, AFMM, and BS analyzed the data. ML, VAG, HH, AFMM, and BS contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. ML, VAG, HH, AFMM, and BS wrote the paper.