About the Authors

Sonja C. Vernes, Helen E. Lockstone, Rathi Puliyadi, Jennifer M. Taylor, Joses Ho, Ernesto Lowy, Jérôme Nicod, Matthias Groszer, Dilair Baban, Natasha Sahgal, Jean-Baptiste Cazier, Jiannis Ragoussis, Simon E. Fisher
Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Peter L. Oliver, Kay E. Davies
Medical Research Council Functional Genetics Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Elizabeth Spiteri, Daniel H. Geschwind
Program in Neurogenetics, Department of Neurology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Cedric Mombereau, Ariel Brewer, Matthias Groszer
INSERM Institute du Fer à Moulin, University Pierre and Marie Curie, UMR-S 839, Paris, France

Daniel H. Geschwind
Semel Institute and Department of Human Genetics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Simon E. Fisher
Language and Genetics Department, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Simon.Fisher@mpi.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SCV SEF. Performed the experiments: SCV PLO ES RP JH CM AB JN MG DB. Analyzed the data: SCV HEL JMT EL NS J-BC SEF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JR KED DHG SEF. Wrote the paper: SCV SEF.