About the Authors

Misuzu Nosaka

Affiliation Department of Biological Mechanisms and Functions, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan

Jun-Ichi Itoh

Affiliation Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Yasuo Nagato

Affiliation Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Akemi Ono

Affiliation Department of Biological Mechanisms and Functions, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan

Aiko Ishiwata

Affiliation Department of Biological Mechanisms and Functions, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan

Yutaka Sato

ysato@agr.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Affiliations Department of Biological Mechanisms and Functions, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan, PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Kawaguchi, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MN YS. Performed the experiments: MN J-II AI AO YS. Analyzed the data: MN YS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YN. Wrote the paper: MN YS.