About the Authors

Alaron Lewis

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Neil Wilson

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

George Stearns

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Nicolas Johnson

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Ralph Nelson

Affiliation Basic Neurosciences Program, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America

Susan E. Brockerhoff

sbrocker@uw.edu

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SEB AL NW RN. Performed the experiments: AL NW GS NJ. Analyzed the data: SEB AL RN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AL SEB. Wrote the paper: AL SEB.