About the Authors

Ken-Ichi Nonomura, Mitsugu Eiguchi, Mutsuko Nakano, Kazuya Takashima, Norio Komeda, Saori Miyazaki
Experimental Farm, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan

Ken-Ichi Nonomura, Norio Komeda, Satoshi Fukuchi, Saori Miyazaki, Nori Kurata
Department of Life Science, Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI), Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan

Satoshi Fukuchi
Laboratory for DNA Data Analysis, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan

Akio Miyao, Hirohiko Hirochika
Division of Genome and Biodiversity Research, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

Nori Kurata
Plant Genetics Laboratory, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan

Corresponding Author

knonomur@lab.nig.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KI Nonomura, N Kurata. Performed the experiments: KI Nonomura, M Eiguchi, M Nakano, K Takashima, S Miayzaki. Analyzed the data: S Fukuchi. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: N Komeda, A Miyao, H Hirochika. Wrote the paper: KI Nonomura.