About the Authors

Roland Benz

r.benz@jacobs-university.de

Affiliations Department of Life Sciences and Chemistry, Jacobs University, Campus ring 1, 28759, Bremen, Germany, Rudolf-Virchow-Center, DFG-Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Würzburg, 97078, Würzburg, Germany

Michael D. Jones

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Life Sciences Centre, 2509–2350 Health Sciences Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3, Canada

Farhan Younas

Affiliation Department of Life Sciences and Chemistry, Jacobs University, Campus ring 1, 28759, Bremen, Germany

Elke Maier

Affiliation Rudolf-Virchow-Center, DFG-Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Würzburg, 97078, Würzburg, Germany

Niraj Modi

Affiliation Department of Physics and Earth Sciences, Jacobs University, Campus ring 1, 28759, Bremen, Germany

Reinhard Mentele

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Department for Protein Analytics, Am Klopferspitz 18A, 82152, Martinsried, Germany

Friedrich Lottspeich

Affiliation Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Department for Protein Analytics, Am Klopferspitz 18A, 82152, Martinsried, Germany

Ulrich Kleinekathöfer

Affiliation Department of Physics and Earth Sciences, Jacobs University, Campus ring 1, 28759, Bremen, Germany

John Smit

Affiliation Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Life Sciences Centre, 2509–2350 Health Sciences Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RB MDJ EM UK JS. Performed the experiments: MDJ EM FY RM NM. Analyzed the data: RB MDJ EM RM NM UK JS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MDJ RM FL. Wrote the paper: RB MDJ UK. Designed software for analysis of data: RB.