About the Authors

Yuly Fuentes-Medel

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Mary A. Logan

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

James Ashley

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Bulent Ataman

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Vivian Budnik

vivian.budnik@umassmed.edu (VB); marc.freeman@umassmed.edu (MRF)

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Marc R. Freeman

vivian.budnik@umassmed.edu (VB); marc.freeman@umassmed.edu (MRF)

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: YFM MAL JA VB MRF. Performed the experiments: YFM MAL JA BA. Analyzed the data: YFM MAL JA VB MRF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YFM MAL JA BA VB MRF. Wrote the paper: YFM MAL JA VB MRF.