About the Authors

Yi-Fan Zhang

Affiliation KAUST Global Collaborative Research Program, Division of Life Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, China

Yoshikazu Kitano

Affiliation Laboratory of Bio-organic Chemistry, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan

Yasuyuki Nogata

Affiliation Abiko Research Laboratory, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, Chiba, Japan

Yu Zhang

Affiliation KAUST Global Collaborative Research Program, Division of Life Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, China

Pei-Yuan Qian

boqianpy@ust.hk

Affiliation KAUST Global Collaborative Research Program, Division of Life Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YFZ YN PYQ. Performed the experiments: YFZ YK YZ. Analyzed the data: YFZ YN YZ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YK PYQ. Wrote the paper: YFZ YK YN PYQ.