About the Authors

Da-Wei Xin

Current address: Soybean Research Institute (Key Laboratory of Soybean Biology of the Chinese Education Ministry), Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, China

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Sha Liao

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Zhi-Ping Xie

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Dagmar R. Hann

Affiliation Botanisches Institut der Universität Basel, Zurich Basel Plant Science Center, Basel, Switzerland

Lea Steinle

Affiliation Botanisches Institut der Universität Basel, Zurich Basel Plant Science Center, Basel, Switzerland

Thomas Boller

Affiliation Botanisches Institut der Universität Basel, Zurich Basel Plant Science Center, Basel, Switzerland

Christian Staehelin

cst@mail.sysu.edu.cn

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DWX SL ZPX DRH CS. Performed the experiments: DWX SL DRH LS. Analyzed the data: DWX SL ZPX DRH CS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZPX DRH TB CS. Wrote the paper: DWX DRH TB CS.