About the Authors

Allison C. Mallory

Contributed equally to this work with: Allison C. Mallory, Annika Hinze

amallory@versailles.inra.fr (ACM); laux@biologie.uni-freiburg.de (TL)

Affiliation Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Annika Hinze

Contributed equally to this work with: Allison C. Mallory, Annika Hinze

Affiliation Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Matthew R. Tucker

Address Current address: CSIRO Plant Industry, Glen Osmond, SA, Australia

Affiliation Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Nicolas Bouché

Affiliation Station de Génétique et d'Amélioration des Plantes, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Virginie Gasciolli

Affiliation Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Taline Elmayan

Affiliation Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Dominique Lauressergues

Address Current address: UMR 5546 CNRS/Univ Toulouse III, Surfaces Cellulaires et Signalisation chez les Végétaux, Pôle de Biotechnologie Végétal, Auzeville, Castanet Tolosan Cedex, France

Affiliation Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Vincent Jauvion

Affiliation Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Hervé Vaucheret

Affiliation Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

Thomas Laux

amallory@versailles.inra.fr (ACM); laux@biologie.uni-freiburg.de (TL)

Affiliations Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, Freiburg Institute of Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ACM AH MRT HV TL. Performed the experiments: ACM AH MRT NB VG TE DL VJ. Analyzed the data: ACM AH MRT HV TL. Wrote the paper: ACM HV TL.