About the Authors

Akihisa Osakabe

Contributed equally to this work with: Akihisa Osakabe, Yuichiro Takahashi

Affiliation Laboratory of Structural Biology, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan

Yuichiro Takahashi

Contributed equally to this work with: Akihisa Osakabe, Yuichiro Takahashi

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Hirokazu Murakami

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Kenji Otawa

Affiliation Laboratory of Structural Biology, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan

Hiroaki Tachiwana

Affiliation Laboratory of Structural Biology, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan

Yukako Oma

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Hitoshi Nishijima

Affiliation Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan

Kei-ich Shibahara

Affiliation Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan

Hitoshi Kurumizaka

kurumizaka@waseda.jp (HK); mharata@biochem.tohoku.ac.jp (MH)

Affiliation Laboratory of Structural Biology, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan

Masahiko Harata

kurumizaka@waseda.jp (HK); mharata@biochem.tohoku.ac.jp (MH)

Affiliation Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YO KS HK MH. Performed the experiments: AO YT HM KO HT YO HN. Analyzed the data: AO YT YO HK MH. Wrote the paper: AO HK MH.