About the Authors

Madeline C. Weiss

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany

Martina Preiner

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany

Joana C. Xavier

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany

Verena Zimorski

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany

William F. Martin

bill@hhu.de

Affiliations Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.