About the Authors

Dinah Loerke

Contributed equally to this work with: Dinah Loerke, Marcel Mettlen

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Marcel Mettlen

Contributed equally to this work with: Dinah Loerke, Marcel Mettlen

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Defne Yarar

Address Current address: Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Khuloud Jaqaman

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Henry Jaqaman

Address Current address: Department of Physics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, West Bank, Palestine

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Gaudenz Danuser

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: slschmid@scripps.edu (SLS); gdanuser@scripps.edu (GD)

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Sandra L Schmid

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: slschmid@scripps.edu (SLS); gdanuser@scripps.edu (GD)

Affiliation Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MM performed all the cell biological, biochemical, and microscopic assays. DL designed and wrote the lifetime analysis software, and carried out all data processing. DY generated all adenoviral reagents, optimized expression, and initiated this study. KJ wrote the algorithm for global optimization tracking of CCPs. HJ implemented the CCP detection algorithm. GD and SLS provided experimental design and assistance in interpretation. DL and MM prepared the figures; DL, MM, DY, GD, and SLS wrote the paper.