About the Authors

Allan L. Chen

Contributed equally to this work with: Allan L. Chen, Kirsten A. Johnson, Jennifer K. Lee

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Kirsten A. Johnson

Contributed equally to this work with: Allan L. Chen, Kirsten A. Johnson, Jennifer K. Lee

Affiliations Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America, Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Jennifer K. Lee

Contributed equally to this work with: Allan L. Chen, Kirsten A. Johnson, Jennifer K. Lee

Affiliations Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America, Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Christine Sütterlin

suetterc@uci.edu (CS); mingt@uci.edu (MT)

Affiliation Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Ming Tan

suetterc@uci.edu (CS); mingt@uci.edu (MT)

Affiliations Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America, Department of Medicine, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ALC KAJ JKL CS MT. Performed the experiments: ALC KAJ JKL. Analyzed the data: ALC KAJ JKL CS MT. Wrote the paper: ALC CS MT KAJ JKL.