About the Authors

Axel Baumann

Contributed equally to this work with: Axel Baumann, Silke Kerruth

Affiliation Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Complex Systems, Molecular Biophysics (ICS-5), 52425 Jülich, Germany

Silke Kerruth

Contributed equally to this work with: Axel Baumann, Silke Kerruth

Affiliation Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Physics, Experimental Molecular Biophysics, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Jörg Fitter

Affiliations Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Complex Systems, Molecular Biophysics (ICS-5), 52425 Jülich, Germany, Physikalisches Institut (IA), AG Biophysik, RWTH Aachen, Sommerfeldstrasse 14, 52074 Aachen, Germany

Georg Büldt

Affiliations Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Complex Systems, Molecular Biophysics (ICS-5), 52425 Jülich, Germany, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Laboratory for Advanced Studies of Membrane Proteins, 141700 Dolgoprudniy, Russia

Joachim Heberle

Affiliation Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Physics, Experimental Molecular Biophysics, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Ramona Schlesinger

ataka@zedat.fu-berlin.de (KA); rschlesinger@zedat.fu-berlin.de (RS)

Affiliation Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Physics, Genetic Biophysics, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Kenichi Ataka

ataka@zedat.fu-berlin.de (KA); rschlesinger@zedat.fu-berlin.de (RS)

Affiliation Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Physics, Experimental Molecular Biophysics, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RS JH KA. Performed the experiments: AB SK KA. Analyzed the data: KA JH RS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JF JH GB. Wrote the paper: RS KA.