About the Authors

Daisuke Urano, Melissa Matthews, William Bradford, Alan M. Jones
Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Janice C. Jones
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Hao Wang, Jeffrey L. Bennetzen
Department of Genetics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Alan M. Jones
Department of Pharmacology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

alan_jones@unc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DU JCJ HW MM WB JLB AMJ. Performed the experiments: DU JCJ HW MM WB. Analyzed the data: DU JCJ HW MM WB JB JLB AMJ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AMJ JLB. Wrote the paper: DU JCJ JLB AMJ.