About the Authors

Christine Vogler

Contributed equally to this work with: Christine Vogler, Claudia Huber

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Claudia Huber

Contributed equally to this work with: Christine Vogler, Claudia Huber

Affiliation Biochemie III, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany

Tanja Waldmann

Current address: University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Ramona Ettig

Affiliation German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) and BioQuant, Research Group Genome Organization and Function, Heidelberg, Germany

Lora Braun

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Annalisa Izzo

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Sylvain Daujat

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Isabelle Chassignet

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Andres Joaquin Lopez-Contreras

Affiliation Genomic Instability Group, Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, Madrid, Spain

Oscar Fernandez-Capetillo

Affiliation Genomic Instability Group, Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, Madrid, Spain

Miroslav Dundr

Affiliation Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Karsten Rippe

Affiliation German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) and BioQuant, Research Group Genome Organization and Function, Heidelberg, Germany

Gernot Längst

glngst@mac.com (GL); schneiderr@immunbio.mpg.de (RS)

Affiliation Biochemie III, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany

Robert Schneider

glngst@mac.com (GL); schneiderr@immunbio.mpg.de (RS)

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Freiburg, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CV TW MD KR GL RS. Performed the experiments: CV CH TW RE LB AI SD IC MD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AI AJLC OFC. Wrote the paper: CV KR GL RS. Molecular Dynamics Simulation: KR.