About the Authors

Claire Y. Bénard

Claire.Benard@umassmed.edu

Affiliations Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Cassandra Blanchette

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

Janine Recio

Affiliations Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Oliver Hobert

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CYB OH. Performed the experiments: CYB CB JR. Analyzed the data: CYB OH. Wrote the paper: CYB OH.