About the Authors

Gareth D. Weedall

gweedall@igc.gulbenkian.pt

Affiliation Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

James Sherrington

Affiliation Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Steve Paterson

Affiliation Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Neil Hall

Affiliation Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GDW NH. Performed the experiments: GDW JS. Analyzed the data: GDW JS SP NH. Wrote the paper: GDW JS SP NH.