About the Authors

Xuan Li

Affiliations Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Olli Matilainen

Affiliation Research Programs Unit, Molecular Cancer Biology, and Institute of Biomedicine, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Congyu Jin

Affiliation Research Programs Unit, Molecular Cancer Biology, and Institute of Biomedicine, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Kira M. Glover-Cutter

Affiliations Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Carina I. Holmberg

carina.holmberg@helsinki.fi (CIH); keith.blackwell@joslin.harvard.edu (TKB)

Affiliation Research Programs Unit, Molecular Cancer Biology, and Institute of Biomedicine, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

T. Keith Blackwell

carina.holmberg@helsinki.fi (CIH); keith.blackwell@joslin.harvard.edu (TKB)

Affiliations Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TKB CIH XL OM CJ KMG-C. Performed the experiments: XL OM CJ KMG-C. Analyzed the data: XL OM CJ KMG-C. Wrote the paper: XL TKB.