About the Authors

Ramon Wahl

Contributed equally to this work with: Ramon Wahl, Kathrin Wippel

Address Current address: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Applied Biosciences, Department of Genetics, Karlsruhe, Germany

Affiliations Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Applied Biosciences, Department of Genetics, Karlsruhe, Germany, Max-Planck-Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, Germany

Kathrin Wippel

Contributed equally to this work with: Ramon Wahl, Kathrin Wippel

Affiliation Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Molecular Plant Physiology, Erlangen, Germany

Sarah Goos

Affiliation Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Applied Biosciences, Department of Genetics, Karlsruhe, Germany

Jörg Kämper

joerg.kaemper@kit.edu (JK); nsauer@biologie.uni-erlangen.de (NS)

Address Current address: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Applied Biosciences, Department of Genetics, Karlsruhe, Germany

Affiliations Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Applied Biosciences, Department of Genetics, Karlsruhe, Germany, Max-Planck-Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, Germany

Norbert Sauer

joerg.kaemper@kit.edu (JK); nsauer@biologie.uni-erlangen.de (NS)

Affiliation Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Molecular Plant Physiology, Erlangen, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: RW KW JK NS. Performed the experiments: RW KW SG. Analyzed the data: RW KW JK NS. Wrote the paper: JK NS.