About the Authors

Da-Wei Xin, Sha Liao, Zhi-Ping Xie, Christian Staehelin
State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Dagmar R. Hann, Lea Steinle, Thomas Boller
Botanisches Institut der Universität Basel, Zurich Basel Plant Science Center, Basel, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

cst@mail.sysu.edu.cn

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.