About the Authors

Vinit B. Mahajan, Jessica M. Skeie, John H. Fingert, Terry A. Braun, Heather T. Daggett, James C. Folk, Val C. Sheffield, Edwin M. Stone
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

Alexander G. Bassuk, Val C. Sheffield
Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

Alexander G. Bassuk
Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

Terry A. Braun
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

Val C. Sheffield, Edwin M. Stone
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

Corresponding Author

edwin-stone@uiowa.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VBM JMS JHF TAB VCS EMS. Performed the experiments: VBM JMS JHF HTD VCS EMS. Analyzed the data: VBM JMS AGB JHF TAB HTD JCF VCS EMS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VBM AGB TAB VCS EMS. Wrote the paper: VBM JMS VCS EMS. Medical examination of patients and phenotype ascertainment: VBM JCF EMS.