About the Authors

Eric Dessaud

Contributed equally to this work with: Eric Dessaud, Noriaki Sasai

Affiliation Developmental Neurobiology, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Vanessa Ribes

Affiliation Developmental Neurobiology, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Nikolaos Balaskas

Affiliation Developmental Neurobiology, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Lin Lin Yang

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Alessandra Pierani

Affiliation Institut Jacques Monod, Université Paris Diderot, Program of Development and Neurobiology, Paris, France

Anna Kicheva

Affiliation Developmental Neurobiology, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Bennett G. Novitch

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

James Briscoe

james.briscoe@nimr.mrc.ac.uk

Affiliation Developmental Neurobiology, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

Noriaki Sasai

Contributed equally to this work with: Eric Dessaud, Noriaki Sasai

Affiliation Developmental Neurobiology, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

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: ED VR JB NS. Performed the experiments: ED VR NB NS. Analyzed the data: AK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LLY AP BN. Wrote the paper: ED VR JB NS.