About the Authors

Viola Nordström

v.nordstroem@dkfz-heidelberg.de

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Monja Willershäuser

Member of German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany.

Affiliation German Mouse Clinic, Institute of Experimental Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Neuherberg, Germany

Silke Herzer

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Jan Rozman

Member of German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany.

Affiliations German Mouse Clinic, Institute of Experimental Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Neuherberg, Germany, Molecular Nutritional Medicine, Else-Kröner Fresenius Center, Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany

Oliver von Bohlen und Halbach

Affiliation Institute for Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany

Sascha Meldner

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Ulrike Rothermel

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Sylvia Kaden

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Fabian C. Roth

Affiliation Institute for Physiology and Pathophysiology, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

Clemens Waldeck

Affiliation Institute for Physiology and Pathophysiology, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

Norbert Gretz

Affiliation Medical Research Center, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

Martin Hrabě de Angelis

Member of German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany.

Affiliation German Mouse Clinic, Institute of Experimental Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Neuherberg, Germany

Andreas Draguhn

Affiliation Institute for Physiology and Pathophysiology, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

Martin Klingenspor

Affiliation Molecular Nutritional Medicine, Else-Kröner Fresenius Center, Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany

Hermann-Josef Gröne

Contributed equally to this work with: Hermann-Josef Gröne, Richard Jennemann

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Richard Jennemann

Contributed equally to this work with: Hermann-Josef Gröne, Richard Jennemann

Affiliation Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, 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: VN HJG RJ MK JR AD MHA. Performed the experiments: VN MW SH SM UR SK FCR CW. Analyzed the data: VN MW JR FCR CW AD MK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: OBH NG. Wrote the paper: VN MW HJG JR MK.