About the Authors

Guido C Faas

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gfaas@ucla.edu

Affiliation Department of Neurology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Beat Schwaller

Affiliation Unit of Anatomy, Department of Medicine, Universitaet Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland

Julio L Vergara

Affiliation Department of Physiology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Istvan Mody

Affiliations Department of Neurology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America , Department of Physiology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

GCF, JLV, and IM conceived and designed the experiments. GCF performed the experiments and analyzed the data. GCF, BS, and JLV contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. GCF, BS, and IM wrote the paper.