About the Authors

Zeeshan Ahmad

amanou@gwdg.de (AM); zahmad@gwdg.de (ZA)

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Department of Molecular Developmental Biology, RG Molecular Cell Differentiation, Goettingen, Germany

Maria Rafeeq

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Department of Molecular Developmental Biology, RG Molecular Cell Differentiation, Goettingen, Germany

Patrick Collombat

Affiliations Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France, Inserm U1091, IBV, Diabetes Genetics Team, Nice, France, JDRF, New York, NY, United States of America, Genome and Stem Cell Center, GENKOK, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey

Ahmed Mansouri

amanou@gwdg.de (AM); zahmad@gwdg.de (ZA)

Affiliations Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Department of Molecular Developmental Biology, RG Molecular Cell Differentiation, Goettingen, Germany, JDRF, New York, NY, United States of America, University of Goettingen, Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Goettingen, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AM ZA PC. Performed the experiments: ZA MR. Analyzed the data: ZA MR PC AM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ZA MR PC AM. Wrote the paper: ZA PC AM.