About the Authors

Shigeru Saito

sshigeru@nips.ac.jp (SS); tominaga@nips.ac.jp (MT)

Affiliation Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience (National Institute for Physiological Sciences), National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan

Naomi Fukuta

Affiliation Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience (National Institute for Physiological Sciences), National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan

Ryuzo Shingai

Affiliation Laboratory of Bioscience, Faculty of Engineering, Iwate University, Morioka, Iwate, Japan

Makoto Tominaga

sshigeru@nips.ac.jp (SS); tominaga@nips.ac.jp (MT)

Affiliations Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience (National Institute for Physiological Sciences), National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan, Department of Physiological Sciences, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SS MT. Performed the experiments: SS NF. Analyzed the data: SS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RS MT. Wrote the paper: SS MT.