About the Authors

Yuan Tian

Contributed equally to this work with: Yuan Tian, Junfeng Bi

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Junfeng Bi

Contributed equally to this work with: Yuan Tian, Junfeng Bi

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Guanghou Shui

Affiliation Life Science Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Zhonghua Liu

Affiliation Key Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Yanhui Xiang

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Yuan Liu

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Markus R. Wenk

Affiliations Department of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore, Department of Biological Sciences, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Hongyuan Yang

Affiliation School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Xun Huang

xhuang@genetics.ac.cn

Affiliation Key Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YT JB XH. Performed the experiments: YT JB GS ZL YX. Analyzed the data: YT JB GS HY XH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YL MRW. Wrote the paper: XH.