About the Authors

Eiko E. Kuramae

e.kuramae@nioo.knaw.nl

Affiliations Department of Microbial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Wageningen, The Netherlands, Department of Ecological Science, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Erik Verbruggen

Affiliation Department of Ecological Science, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Remy Hillekens

Affiliation Department of Microbial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Wageningen, The Netherlands

Mattias de Hollander

Affiliation Department of Microbial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Wageningen, The Netherlands

Wilfred F. M. Röling

Affiliation Department of Molecular Cell Physiology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Marcel G. A. van der Heijden

Affiliations Research Station ART, Agroscope Reckenholz Tänikon, Zurich, Switzerland, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

George A. Kowalchuk

Affiliations Department of Microbial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Wageningen, The Netherlands, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EEK EV RH WFMR. Performed the experiments: EEK EV RH. Analyzed the data: EEK MdH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EEK MGAvdH GAK. Wrote the paper: EEK EV MdH WFMR MGAvdH GAK.