About the Authors

Nicole Staudt, Andreas Molitor, Sonja Fellert, Ho-Ryun Chung, Olaf Piepenburg, Ulrich Schäfer, Herbert Jäckle, Gerd Vorbrüggen
Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen, Germany

Andreas Molitor, Karsten Eulenberg, Martin Meise, Thomas Siegmund, Thomas Häder, Andres Hilfiker, Günter Brönner
DeveloGen, Göttingen, Germany

Kalman Somogyi, Juan Mata, Silvia Curado, Anne Ephrussi, Pernille Rørth, Stephen M Cohen
Developmental Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Corresponding Author

gvorbru@gwdg.de

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.