About the Authors

Darrell Desveaux, Ai-Jiuan Wu, Brian C McNulty, Laura Musselwhite, Zachary Nimchuk, Jeffery L Dangl
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Alex U Singer, John Sondek
Department of Pharmacology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

John Sondek
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

John Sondek
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Jeffery L Dangl
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Jeffery L Dangl
Curriculum in Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Jeffery L Dangl
Carolina Center for Genome Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

dangl@email.unc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

DD, AUS, AJW, BCM, ZN, JS, and JLD conceived and designed the experiments. DD, AUS, AJW, BCM, and LM performed the experiments. DD, AUS, AJW, BCM, LM, JS, and JLD analyzed the data. ZN contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. DD, AUS, AJW, BCM, JS, and JLD wrote the paper.