About the Authors

Anke Miriam Krähling

Current address: Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Köln, Germany.

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Luis Alvarez

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Katharina Debowski

Current address: German Primate Center, Stem Cell Biology Unit, Göttingen, Germany.

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Qui Van

Affiliation University of Göttingen, Third Institute of Physics - Biophysics, Göttingen, Germany

Monika Gunkel

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Stephan Irsen

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Ashraf Al-Amoudi

Affiliations Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Bonn, Germany

Timo Strünker

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Elisabeth Kremmer

Affiliation Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Molecular Immunology (IMI), Munich, Germany

Eberhard Krause

Affiliation Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP), Berlin, Germany

Ingo Voigt

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Transgenic Core Facility, Cologne, Germany

Simone Wörtge

Affiliation Institute for Molecular Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany

Ari Waisman

Affiliation Institute for Molecular Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany

Ingo Weyand

Affiliation Institute of Complex Systems, Cellular Biophysics (ICS-4), Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany

Reinhard Seifert

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Ulrich Benjamin Kaupp

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Dagmar Wachten

dagmar.wachten@caesar.de

Affiliation Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (caesar), Department of Molecular Sensory Systems, Bonn, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AMK LA SI TS IW RS UBK DW. Performed the experiments: AMK LA KD QV MG TS IV EKra SW RS DW. Analyzed the data: AMK LA SI TS EKra RS DW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AA EKre EKra SW AW. Wrote the paper: LA RS UBK DW.