About the Authors

Donald M. Gardiner, Lorenzo Covarelli, Anca G. Rusu, Kemal Kazan, Sukumar Chakraborty, John M. Manners
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) Plant Industry, Queensland Bioscience Precinct, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Megan C. McDonald, Bruce A. McDonald
Plant Pathology, Institute of Integrative Biology, ETH Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland

Lorenzo Covarelli
Dipartimento di Scienze Agrarie e Ambientali, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Perugia, Forgo XX Giugno, Perugia, Italy

Peter S. Solomon
Research School of Biology, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Mhairi Marshall
Queensland Facility for Advanced Bioinformatics, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Corresponding Author

donald.gardiner@csiro.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DMG JMM KK SC PSS. Performed the experiments: DMG AGR PSS LC MCM. Analyzed the data: DMG MCM PSS JMM BAM KK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MM BAM. Wrote the paper: DMG KK BAM JMM. Computational analysis: DMG MM.