About the Authors

Inês Ribeiro, Amy Kiger
Section of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Lin Yuan, Guy Tanentzapf
Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

James J. Dowling
Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Corresponding Author

akiger@ucsd.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: IR GT JJD AK. Performed the experiments: IR LY JJD. Analyzed the data: IR LY GT JJD AK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: IR AK. Wrote the paper: IR AK.