About the Authors

Youichi Shinozaki

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: shinozak@will.brl.ntt.co.jp

Affiliation NTT Basic Research Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Kanagawa, Japan

Koji Sumitomo

Affiliation NTT Basic Research Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Kanagawa, Japan

Makoto Tsuda

Affiliation Department of Molecular and System Pharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Schuichi Koizumi

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Medicine and Engineering, University of Yamanashi, Chuo, Yamanashi, Japan

Kazuhide Inoue

Affiliation Department of Molecular and System Pharmacology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Keiichi Torimitsu

Affiliation NTT Basic Research Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Kanagawa, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

YS, KS, MT, SK, KI, and KT conceived and designed the experiments. YS and KS performed the experiments. YS, KS, MT, SK, KI, and KT analyzed the data. YS, MT, and SK contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. YS wrote the paper.