About the Authors

Tara C. Thiagarajan

Affiliation Section on Critical Brain Dynamics, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Mikhail A. Lebedev

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, Center for Neuroengineering, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Miguel A. Nicolelis

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, Center for Neuroengineering, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Dietmar Plenz

plenzd@mail.nih.gov

Affiliation Section on Critical Brain Dynamics, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 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: TCT DP. Performed the experiments: MAL MAN DP. Analyzed the data: TCT DP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TCT DP. Wrote the paper: TCT DP. Conceived and designed the analysis: TCT. Performed the recordings in monkey: MAL MAN.