About the Authors

Bo Xiong, Vafa Bayat, Wu-Lin Charng, Tongchao Li, Gabriela David, Shinya Yamamoto, Hugo J. Bellen
Program in Developmental Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Vafa Bayat
Medical Scientist Training Program, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Manish Jaiswal, Lita Duraine, Hugo J. Bellen
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Ke Zhang, Hugo J. Bellen
Program in Structural and Computational Biology and Molecular Biophysics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Hector Sandoval, Shinya Yamamoto, Hugo J. Bellen
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Yong-Qi Lin, G. Gregory Neely
Neuroscience Program, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Hugo J. Bellen
Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Hugo J. Bellen
Neurological Research Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

hbellen@bcm.edu

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: BX HJB. Performed the experiments: BX VB MJ KZ HS WLC TL GD LD SY YQL GGN. Analyzed the data: BX YQL HJB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MJ LD SY. Wrote the paper: BX HJB.