About the Authors

A. B. M. Khaldun

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, 430074, China, University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100039, China

Wenjun Huang

Affiliation Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, 430074, China

Sihong Liao

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, 430074, China, University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100039, China

Haiyan Lv

Affiliation Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, 430074, China

Ying Wang

yingwang@wbgcas.cn

Affiliations Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, 430074, China, Northwest Center for Agrobiotechnology (Ningxia), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ABMK YW. Performed the experiments: ABMK WH HL SL. Analyzed the data: ABMK WH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YW HL SL. Wrote the paper: ABMK YW WH.