About the Authors

Takuya Suzaki

Current address: Department of Stem Cell Biology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Masako Ohneda

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Taiyo Toriba

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Akiko Yoshida

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Hiro-Yuki Hirano

hyhirano@biol.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Affiliation Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TS HYH. Performed the experiments: TS MO TT AY. Analyzed the data: TS MO TT AY HYH. Wrote the paper: TS HYH.