About the Authors

Wolfgang Maier, Bakhtiyor Adilov, Martin Regenass, Joy Alcedo
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

We would like to disclose that the role of nmur-1 in modulating lifespan is the subject matter of a patent application (PCT/EP2008/061541).

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: WM BA JA. Performed the experiments: WM BA MR JA. Analyzed the data: WM BA MR JA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WM BA MR JA. Wrote the paper: WM JA.