About the Authors

Johannes Landskron

Contributed equally to this work with: Johannes Landskron, Ko Fan Chen

Address ¤ Current address: The Biotechnology Centre of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Affiliation Institut für Zoologie, Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany

Ko Fan Chen

Contributed equally to this work with: Johannes Landskron, Ko Fan Chen

Affiliation School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Eva Wolf

Affiliation Max-Planck-Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany

Ralf Stanewsky

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: r.stanewsky@qmul.ac.uk

Affiliations Institut für Zoologie, Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany , School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

JL, KFC, EW, and RS conceived and designed the experiments. JL and KFC performed the experiments. JL and KFC analyzed the data. EW contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. RS wrote the paper.