About the Authors

Nicole Staudt

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Andreas Molitor

Affiliations Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany , DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Kalman Somogyi

Affiliation Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Juan Mata

Affiliation Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Silvia Curado

Affiliation Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Karsten Eulenberg

Affiliation DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Martin Meise

Affiliation DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Thomas Siegmund

Affiliation DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Thomas Häder

Affiliation DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Andres Hilfiker

Affiliation DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Günter Brönner

Affiliation DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Anne Ephrussi

Affiliation Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Pernille Rørth

Affiliation Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Stephen M Cohen

Affiliation Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Sonja Fellert

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Ho-Ryun Chung

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Olaf Piepenburg

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Ulrich Schäfer

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Herbert Jäckle

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Gerd Vorbrüggen

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gvorbru@gwdg.de

Affiliation Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

KE, MM, AH, AE, PR, SMC, HJ, and GV conceived and designed the experiments. NS, AM, KS, JM, SC, AH, GB, AE, PR, SF, OP, US, and GV performed the experiments. TS, TH, HRC, US, and GV analyzed the data. GV wrote the paper.