About the Authors

Xihui Xu

Affiliations College of Life Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, People’s Republic of China, Newe Ya'ar Research Center, Agricultural Research Organization, Ramat Yishay, 30095, Israel

Qin He

Affiliation College of Life Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, People’s Republic of China

Chen Chen

chenchen@njau.edu.cn (CC); clzhang@zju.edu.cn (CLZ)

Affiliation College of Life Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, People’s Republic of China

Chulong Zhang

chenchen@njau.edu.cn (CC); clzhang@zju.edu.cn (CLZ)

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Rice Biology, Institute of Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310058, People’s Republic of China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: XHX CC CLZ. Data curation: CC CLZ. Formal analysis: XHX CC. Funding acquisition: XHX CC. Investigation: XHX CC. Methodology: XHX QH CC. Project administration: CC CLZ. Resources: XHX CLZ. Software: XHX. Supervision: CC CZL. Validation: XHX QH CC CLZ. Visualization: XHX. Writing – original draft: XHX QH CC CLZ. Writing – review & editing: XHX QH CC CLZ.