About the Authors

Guo-dong Wang

Contributed equally to this work with: Guo-dong Wang, Lu-guang Cheng

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China

Lu-guang Cheng

Contributed equally to this work with: Guo-dong Wang, Lu-guang Cheng

Affiliation Kunming Police Dog Base, Ministry of Public Security, Kunming, China

Ruo-xi Fan

Affiliation Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio-resources, Yunnan University, Kunming, China

David M. Irwin

Affiliations State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Banting and Best Diabetes Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Shu-sheng Tang

Affiliation Kunming Police Dog Base, Ministry of Public Security, Kunming, China

Jian-guo Peng

Affiliation Kunming Police Dog Base, Ministry of Public Security, Kunming, China

Ya-ping Zhang

zhangyp1@263.net.cn

Affiliations State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China, Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio-resources, Yunnan University, Kunming, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GDW YPZ. Performed the experiments: LGC RXF. Analyzed the data: GDW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LGC SST JGP. Wrote the paper: GDW DMI YPZ.