About the Authors

Taijiro Yabe

Address Current address: Okazaki Institute for Integrative Biosciences, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan

Affiliation Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Xiaoyan Ge

Contributed equally to this work with: Xiaoyan Ge, Robin Lindeman

Affiliation Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Robin Lindeman

Contributed equally to this work with: Xiaoyan Ge, Robin Lindeman

Affiliation Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Sreelaja Nair

Affiliation Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Greg Runke

Affiliation Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Mary C. Mullins

Affiliation Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Francisco Pelegri

fjpelegri@wisc.edu

Affiliation Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TY RL FP. Performed the experiments: TY XG RL SN FP. Analyzed the data: TY RL SN FP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TY XG RL GR MCM. Wrote the paper: SN FP.