About the Authors

Johannes Witt

witt@isys.uni-stuttgart.de (JW); thomas.sauter@uni.lu (TS)

Affiliation Institute for System Dynamics, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Fabian Konrath

Affiliations Institute for System Dynamics, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany, Institute of Cell Biology and Immunology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Oliver Sawodny

Affiliation Institute for System Dynamics, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Michael Ederer

Affiliation Institute for System Dynamics, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Dagmar Kulms

Affiliation Institute of Cell Biology and Immunology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Thomas Sauter

witt@isys.uni-stuttgart.de (JW); thomas.sauter@uni.lu (TS)

Affiliations Institute for System Dynamics, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany, Life Sciences Research Unit, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DK FK JW. Performed the experiments: FK. Analyzed the data: JW FK DK TS ME. Wrote the paper: JW. Performed the mathematical modeling and analysis: JW. Contributed to the modeling process: TS ME FK DK OS.