About the Authors

Christopher R. Brown

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Changhui Mao

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Elena Falkovskaia

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Melissa S. Jurica

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Hinrich Boeger

boeger@biology.ucsc.edu

Affiliation Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, 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: CB HB. Performed the experiments: CB CM EF MJ. Analyzed the data: HB CB. Wrote the paper: HB CB.