About the Authors

Hartwig Wolburg

Contributed equally to this work with: Hartwig Wolburg, Stefan Mogk

Affiliation Institute of Pathology and Neuropathology, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Stefan Mogk

Contributed equally to this work with: Hartwig Wolburg, Stefan Mogk

Affiliation Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Sven Acker

Affiliation Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Claudia Frey

Affiliation Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Monika Meinert

Affiliation Institute of Evolution Biology of Invertebrates, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Caroline Schönfeld

Affiliation Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Michael Lazarus

Affiliation Department of Molecular Behavioral Biology, Osaka Bioscience Institute, Osaka, Japan

Yoshihiro Urade

Affiliation Department of Molecular Behavioral Biology, Osaka Bioscience Institute, Osaka, Japan

Bruno Kilunga Kubata

Affiliation African Union/New Partnership for Africa's Development Agency Regional Office for Eastern and Central Africa, Nairobi, Kenya

Michael Duszenko

michael.duszenko@uni-tuebingen.de

Affiliation Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MD YU BK. Performed the experiments: HW SM SA CF CS ML. Analyzed the data: HW SM CF MM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HW YU. Wrote the paper: MD.