About the Authors

Margaret R. Woodhouse

Contributed equally to this work with: Margaret R. Woodhouse, James C. Schnable

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

James C. Schnable

Contributed equally to this work with: Margaret R. Woodhouse, James C. Schnable

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Brent S. Pedersen

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Eric Lyons

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Damon Lisch

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Shabarinath Subramaniam

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Michael Freeling

freeling@berkeley.edu

Affiliation Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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: MRW JS MF. Performed the experiments: MRW JS BP EL MF. Analyzed the data: MRW JS BP EL DRL SS MF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MF. Wrote the paper: MRW JS DRL MF.