About the Authors

Volker U. Schwartze

Contributed equally to this work with: Volker U. Schwartze, Sascha Winter, Ekaterina Shelest, Marina Marcet-Houben, Fabian Horn

Affiliations University of Jena, Institute of Microbiology, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Jena, Germany, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Department of Molecular and Applied Microbiology, Hans Knöll Institute, Jena, Germany

Sascha Winter

Contributed equally to this work with: Volker U. Schwartze, Sascha Winter, Ekaterina Shelest, Marina Marcet-Houben, Fabian Horn

Affiliation University of Jena, Department of Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Ekaterina Shelest

Contributed equally to this work with: Volker U. Schwartze, Sascha Winter, Ekaterina Shelest, Marina Marcet-Houben, Fabian Horn

Affiliation Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute, Systems Biology/Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Marina Marcet-Houben

Contributed equally to this work with: Volker U. Schwartze, Sascha Winter, Ekaterina Shelest, Marina Marcet-Houben, Fabian Horn

Affiliations Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona, Spain, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona, Spain

Fabian Horn

Contributed equally to this work with: Volker U. Schwartze, Sascha Winter, Ekaterina Shelest, Marina Marcet-Houben, Fabian Horn

Affiliation Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute, Systems Biology/Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Stefanie Wehner

Affiliation University of Jena, Department of Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Jörg Linde

Affiliation Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute, Systems Biology/Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Vito Valiante

Affiliation Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Department of Molecular and Applied Microbiology, Hans Knöll Institute, Jena, Germany

Michael Sammeth

Affiliations Centre Nacional d'Anàlisi Genòmica (CNAG), Functional Bioinformatics, Barcelona, Spain, Laboratório Nacional de Computação Científica (LNCC), Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Konstantin Riege

Affiliation University of Jena, Department of Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Minou Nowrousian

Affiliation Ruhr University Bochum, Department of General and Molecular Botany, Bochum, Germany

Kerstin Kaerger

Affiliations University of Jena, Institute of Microbiology, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Jena, Germany, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Department of Molecular and Applied Microbiology, Hans Knöll Institute, Jena, Germany

Ilse D. Jacobsen

Affiliation Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Hans Knöll Institute, Department of Microbial Immunology, Jena, Germany

Manja Marz

Affiliation University of Jena, Department of Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Axel A. Brakhage

These authors share senior authorship on this work.

Affiliations University of Jena, Institute of Microbiology, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Jena, Germany, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Department of Molecular and Applied Microbiology, Hans Knöll Institute, Jena, Germany

Toni Gabaldón

These authors share senior authorship on this work.

Affiliations Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona, Spain, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona, Spain

Sebastian Böcker

These authors share senior authorship on this work.

Affiliation University of Jena, Department of Bioinformatics, Jena, Germany

Kerstin Voigt

Kerstin.Voigt@hki-jena.de

These authors share senior authorship on this work.

Affiliations University of Jena, Institute of Microbiology, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Jena, Germany, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Department of Molecular and Applied Microbiology, Hans Knöll Institute, Jena, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VUS SWi ES MMH FH MS MN VV JL IDJ MM AAB TG SB KV. Performed the experiments: VUS SWi ES MMH FH MS MN VV JL IDJ KK KR SWe. Analyzed the data: VUS SWi ES MMH FH MS MN VV JL IDJ KR SWe MM TG SB KV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SWi ES FH MS MN VV JL IDJ KR SWe MM AAB TG SB KV. Wrote the paper: VUS SWi ES MMH FH MS MN VV MM TG SB KV. Designed the software used in analysis: SB MS SWi KR MM FH JL MMH TG.