About the Authors

Karel Ježek

Affiliation Institute of Physiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

Benjamin B. Lee

Affiliation Graduate Program in Neural and behavioral Science, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Eduard Kelemen

Affiliation Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Katharine M. McCarthy

Affiliation Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

Bruce S. McEwen

Affiliation Rockefeller University, New York, New York, United States of America

André A. Fenton

afenton@nyu.edu

Affiliations Institute of Physiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic, The Robert F. Furchgott Center for Neural and Behavioral Science, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America, Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, New York, 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: KJ AAF. Performed the experiments: KJ BBL EK KMM. Analyzed the data: KJ BBL EK AAF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AAF. Wrote the paper: KJ EK AAF. Supervised and consulted on experiments: BSM AAF.