About the Authors
Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio-Resources, and Key Laboratory of Microbial Diversity in Southwest China, Ministry of Education, Yunnan University, Kunming, P. R. China
TEDA School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology, Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China
Department of Biology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Yunnan Academy of Tobacco Science, Kunming, P. R. China
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: Ke-Qin Zhang, Lei Wang. Performed the experiments: Jinkui Yang, Yun Feng, Xiaomin Li, Yan Ren, Qili Mi, Junli Wu, Yu Liu, Haiyan Wang, Lianming Liang, Yanlu Luo. Analyzed the data: Jinkui Yang, Xinglai Ji, Yun Feng, Xiaomin Li, Chenggang Zou, Jianping Xu, Shunqun Liu, Xiaowei Huang, Xuemei Niu, Juan Li, Lu Feng. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: Kaifang Ji, Wei Zhou, Zefen Yu, Guohong Li, Yajun Liu, Lei Li, Min Qiao. Wrote the paper: Jinkui Yang, Yun Feng, Xiaomin Li, Lu Feng, Xinglai Ji.