About the Authors

Gaurav Agarwal

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaurav Agarwal, Shalu Jhanwar

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Shalu Jhanwar

Contributed equally to this work with: Gaurav Agarwal, Shalu Jhanwar

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Pushp Priya

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Vikash K. Singh

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Maneesha S. Saxena

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Swarup K. Parida

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Rohini Garg

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Akhilesh K. Tyagi

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Mukesh Jain

mjain@nipgr.ac.in

Affiliation Functional and Applied Genomics Laboratory, National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RG MJ. Performed the experiments: GA SJ PP VKS MSS. Analyzed the data: GA SJ PP SKP RG MJ. Wrote the paper: RG SKP AKT MJ.