About the Authors

Rafael Romero-Calderón

Contributed equally to this work with: Rafael Romero-Calderón, Guido Uhlenbrock, Jolanta Borycz

Affiliation Gonda (Goldschmied) Center for Neuroscience and Genetics Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Guido Uhlenbrock

Contributed equally to this work with: Rafael Romero-Calderón, Guido Uhlenbrock, Jolanta Borycz

Affiliation Fakultät für Chemie und Biochemie, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany

Jolanta Borycz

Contributed equally to this work with: Rafael Romero-Calderón, Guido Uhlenbrock, Jolanta Borycz

Affiliation Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Anne F. Simon

Affiliation Gonda (Goldschmied) Center for Neuroscience and Genetics Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Anna Grygoruk

Affiliation Gonda (Goldschmied) Center for Neuroscience and Genetics Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Susan K. Yee

Affiliation Gonda (Goldschmied) Center for Neuroscience and Genetics Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Amy Shyer

Affiliation Gonda (Goldschmied) Center for Neuroscience and Genetics Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Larry C. Ackerson

Affiliation Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Nigel T. Maidment

Affiliation Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Ian A. Meinertzhagen

Affiliation Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Bernhard T. Hovemann

bernhard.hovemann@rub.de (BTH); dkrantz@ucla.edu (DEK)

Affiliation Fakultät für Chemie und Biochemie, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany

David E. Krantz

bernhard.hovemann@rub.de (BTH); dkrantz@ucla.edu (DEK)

Affiliation Gonda (Goldschmied) Center for Neuroscience and Genetics Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RRC AFS IAM BTH DEK. Performed the experiments: RRC GU JB AFS AG SKY AS LCA BTH DEK. Analyzed the data: RRC GU JB AFS AG LCA NTM IAM BTH DEK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RRC NTM BTH DEK. Wrote the paper: RRC AFS IAM BTH DEK.