About the Authors
- Michael Hügler, Stefan M. Sievert
- Biology Department, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Michael Hügler, Johannes F. Imhoff
- Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences, IFM- GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany
- Jillian M. Petersen, Nicole Dubilier
- Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: SMS MH ND. Performed the experiments: MH JMP. Analyzed the data: MH JMP SMS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SMS JFI ND. Wrote the paper: SMS with input from co-authors.