About the Authors

Matteo Ferrari

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Diego Dibitetto

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Giuseppe De Gregorio

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Vinay V. Eapen

Affiliation Department of Biology and Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States of America

Chetan C. Rawal

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Federico Lazzaro

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Michael Tsabar

Affiliation Department of Biology and Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States of America

Federica Marini

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

James E. Haber

Affiliation Department of Biology and Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States of America

Achille Pellicioli

achille.pellicioli@unimi.it

Affiliation Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MF FL FM JEH AP. Performed the experiments: MF DD GDG CCR VVE MT FM AP. Analyzed the data: MF DD VVE FM AP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MF DD GDG CCR VVE FL FM JEH AP. Wrote the paper: FM JEH AP.