About the Authors

Jun Yang, Xiaoqing Liu, Yun Zhao, Michael Adamian, Basil Pawlyk, Xun Sun, Tiansen Li
The Berman-Gund Laboratory for the Study of Retinal Degenerations, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

D. Randy McMillan
Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America

M. Charles Liberman
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School and Eaton-Peabody Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JY TL. Performed the experiments: JY XL YZ MA BP XS DRM MCL TL. Analyzed the data: JY XL YZ MA BP XS MCL TL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DRM. Wrote the paper: JY MCL TL.