About the Authors

Danian Chen, Marek Pacal, Rod Bremner
Genetics and Development Division, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Danian Chen, Marek Pacal, Rod Bremner
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Danian Chen, Marek Pacal, Rod Bremner
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Rene Opavsky, Pamela Wenzel, Gustavo Leone
Human Cancer Genetics Program, Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

Rene Opavsky, Pamela Wenzel, Gustavo Leone
Department of Molecular Genetics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

Rene Opavsky, Pamela Wenzel, Gustavo Leone
Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

Naoyuki Tanimoto, Mathias W Seeliger
Ocular Neurodegeneration Research Group, Centre for Ophthalmology, Institute for Ophthalmic Research, University of Tuebingen, Germany

Corresponding Author

rbremner@uhnres.utoronto.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

DC and RB conceived and designed the experiments. DC performed most of the experiments. RO, PW, and GL provided the E2f3 floxed and E2f3a KO mice. DC and RB analyzed the data. MP, NT, and MWS performed the ERG analysis. DC and RB wrote the paper.