About the Authors

Ana V. García

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Servane Blanvillain-Baufumé

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Robin P. Huibers

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Marcel Wiermer

Current address: Department of Plant Cell Biology, Albrecht-von-Haller-Institute for Plant Sciences, Georg-August-University Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Guangyong Li

Current address: Center for Plant Science Innovation and Department of Plant Pathology, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Enrico Gobbato

Current address: Department of Disease and Stress Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich, United Kingdom

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Steffen Rietz

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Jane E. Parker

parker@mpiz-koeln.mpg.de

Affiliation Department of Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AVG SBB JEP. Performed the experiments: AVG SBB EG. Analyzed the data: AVG SBB RPH JEP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AVG MW GL SR. Wrote the paper: AVG SBB JEP.