About the Authors

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

Shinya Yamamoto, Manish Jaiswal, Hector Sandoval, Stephen Gibbs, Nikos Giagtzoglou, Hugo J. Bellen
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Shinya Yamamoto, Hugo J. Bellen
Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute, Texas Children′s Hospital, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Manish Jaiswal, Hugo J. Bellen
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 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

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

Nikos Giagtzoglou
Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Hugo J. Bellen
Department of Neuroscience, 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: WLC SY HJB. Performed the experiments: WLC SY MJ BX KZ HS GD SG HCL KC NG VB. Analyzed the data: WLC HJB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SY KC NG. Wrote the paper: WLC HJB.