About the Authors

José M. Jiménez-Gómez

Affiliation Department of Plant Biology, College of Biological Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Andreah D. Wallace

Address Current address: Mendel Biotechnology, Inc., Hayward, California, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Plant Biology, College of Biological Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Julin N. Maloof

jnmaloof@ucdavis.edu

Affiliation Department of Plant Biology, College of Biological Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JMJG JNM. Performed the experiments: JMJG ADW. Analyzed the data: JMJG. Wrote the paper: JMJG.