About the Authors

Jian Wang

Affiliations State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Hongchu Ma

Affiliations State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Xiaoxuan Ge

Affiliations State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Jie Zhang

Affiliations State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Kunling Teng

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Zhizeng Sun

Current address: Department of Pharmacology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Jin Zhong

zhongj@im.ac.cn

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JW KT J. Zhong. Performed the experiments: JW HM XG. Analyzed the data: JW J. Zhang ZS. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: JW J. Zhong.