About the Authors

Erdinc Sezgin

Affiliations Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Theresia Gutmann

Affiliations Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden of the Helmholtz Centre Munich at the University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany

Tomasz Buhl

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Ron Dirkx

Affiliations Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden of the Helmholtz Centre Munich at the University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany

Michal Grzybek

Affiliations Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden of the Helmholtz Centre Munich at the University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany

Ünal Coskun

Affiliations Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden of the Helmholtz Centre Munich at the University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany

Michele Solimena

Affiliations Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany, Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden of the Helmholtz Centre Munich at the University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), Neuherberg, Germany

Kai Simons

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Ilya Levental

ilya.levental@uth.tmc.edu (IL); schwille@biochem.mpg.de (PS)

Affiliation Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Petra Schwille

ilya.levental@uth.tmc.edu (IL); schwille@biochem.mpg.de (PS)

Affiliation Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried-Munich, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ES, MG, UC, MS, KS, IL, PS. Performed the experiments: ES, TB, MG, IL. Analyzed the data: ES,TG, IL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RD, TG. Wrote the paper: ES, IL, PS.