About the Authors

Needhi Bhalla

bhalla@biology.ucsc.edu

Address Current address: Department of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America, Life Sciences Division, E. O. Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, United States of America

David J. Wynne

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Verena Jantsch

Affiliation Department of Chromosome Biology, Max F. Perutz Laboratories, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Abby F. Dernburg

Affiliations Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America, Life Sciences Division, E. O. Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NB DJW AFD. Performed the experiments: NB DJW. Analyzed the data: NB DJW AFD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VJ. Wrote the paper: NB AFD.