About the Authors

Ben Klünder

Contributed equally to this work with: Ben Klünder, Tina Freisinger

Affiliation Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics (ASC) and Center for NanoScience (CeNS), Department of Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany

Tina Freisinger

Contributed equally to this work with: Ben Klünder, Tina Freisinger

Affiliation Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Cellular Dynamics and Cell Patterning, Martinsried, Germany

Roland Wedlich-Söldner

wedlich@biochem.mpg.de (RWS); frey@lmu.de (EF)

Current address: University of Münster, Institute of Cell Dynamics and Imaging, Münster, Germany.

Affiliation Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Cellular Dynamics and Cell Patterning, Martinsried, Germany

Erwin Frey

wedlich@biochem.mpg.de (RWS); frey@lmu.de (EF)

Affiliation Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics (ASC) and Center for NanoScience (CeNS), Department of Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Designed the research: EF RWS. Performed the experiments: TF. Conceived and performed the simulations and theoretical analysis: BK. Discussed and interpreted the computational results and experimental data: BK TF RWS EF. Wrote the paper: BK TF RWS EF.