About the Authors

Shirley Pepke

Contributed equally to this work with: Shirley Pepke, Tamara Kinzer-Ursem

Affiliation Center for Advanced Computing Research, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States of America

Tamara Kinzer-Ursem

Contributed equally to this work with: Shirley Pepke, Tamara Kinzer-Ursem

Affiliation Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States of America

Stefan Mihalas

Address Current address: Johns Hopkins University, Mind/Brain Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Affiliation Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States of America

Mary B. Kennedy

kennedym@its.caltech.edu

Affiliation Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SP TKU SM MBK. Performed the experiments: SP TKU SM. Analyzed the data: SP TKU SM MBK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SP TKU. Wrote the paper: SP TKU SM MBK.