About the Authors

Olga Makarova

olga.makarova@fu-berlin.de (OM); mogens.nicolaisen@agrsci.dk (MN)

Current address: Institute for Biology, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Affiliation Department of Agroecology, AU Science and Technology, Aarhus University, Slagelse, Denmark

Nicoletta Contaldo

Affiliation Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, DipSA – Plant Pathology, Bologna, Italy

Samanta Paltrinieri

Affiliation Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, DipSA – Plant Pathology, Bologna, Italy

Geofrey Kawube

Affiliation Department of Agroecology, AU Science and Technology, Aarhus University, Slagelse, Denmark

Assunta Bertaccini

Affiliation Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, DipSA – Plant Pathology, Bologna, Italy

Mogens Nicolaisen

olga.makarova@fu-berlin.de (OM); mogens.nicolaisen@agrsci.dk (MN)

Affiliation Department of Agroecology, AU Science and Technology, Aarhus University, Slagelse, Denmark

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MN AB. Performed the experiments: OM NC SP GK. Analyzed the data: OM MN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MN AB. Wrote the paper: OM MN.