About the Authors

Oren N. Schaedel

Affiliation Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States of America

Birgit Gerisch

Affiliation Max-Planck-Institute for Biology of Ageing, Koeln, Germany

Adam Antebi

pws@caltech.edu (PWS); Antebi@age.mpg.de (AA)

Affiliations Max-Planck-Institute for Biology of Ageing, Koeln, Germany, Baylor College of Medicine, Huffington Center on Aging, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Paul W. Sternberg

pws@caltech.edu (PWS); Antebi@age.mpg.de (AA)

Affiliation Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 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: OS BG AA. Performed the experiments: OS BG. Analyzed the data: OS BG AA PWS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: OS BG. Wrote the paper: OS BG AA PWS.