About the Authors

Nicolas Maubourguet, Jean-Pierre Changeux, Uwe Maskos, Philippe Faure
Unité Neurobiologie Intégrative des Systèmes Cholinergiques, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Nicolas Maubourguet, Jean-Pierre Changeux, Uwe Maskos, Philippe Faure
CNRS, URA 2182, Paris, France

Annick Lesne
Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques, Bures-sur-Yvette, France

Corresponding Author

phfaure@pasteur.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PF. Performed the experiments: NM. Analyzed the data: NM PF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AL JPC UM PF. Wrote the paper: NM AL JPC UM PF. Worked on the mathematical aspects underlying the methods for analyzing the sequences and their interpretation: AL.