About the Authors

Akiko Nakamasu

Affiliations Department of Bioresource and Environmental Sciences Faculty of Life Sciences, Kyoto Sangyo University, Kyoto, Japan, Meiji Institute for Advanced Study of Mathematical Sciences, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan

Hokuto Nakayama

Affiliation Department of Bioresource and Environmental Sciences Faculty of Life Sciences, Kyoto Sangyo University, Kyoto, Japan

Naomi Nakayama

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Lothian, United Kingdom

Nobuhiko J. Suematsu

suematsu@meiji.ac.jp (NJS); seisuke@cc.kyoto-su.ac.jp (SK)

Affiliations Meiji Institute for Advanced Study of Mathematical Sciences, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan, Graduate School of Advanced Mathematical Sciences, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan

Seisuke Kimura

suematsu@meiji.ac.jp (NJS); seisuke@cc.kyoto-su.ac.jp (SK)

Affiliation Department of Bioresource and Environmental Sciences Faculty of Life Sciences, Kyoto Sangyo University, Kyoto, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AN NJS SK. Performed the experiments: AN HN NN. Analyzed the data: AN. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: AN HN NN NJS SK.