About the Authors

Maria Di Bonito, Marta Mancuso, Gennaro Andolfi, Michèle Studer
Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Naples, Italy

Maria Di Bonito, Michèle Studer
Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France

Maria Di Bonito, Michèle Studer
INSERM UMR 1091, Nice, France

Yuichi Narita, Filippo M. Rijli
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland

Bice Avallone
Department of Biological Sciences, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy

Luigi Sequino
Institute of Audiology, University “Federico II”, Naples, Italy

Anna Maria Franzè
Institute of Genetics and Biophysics “A. Buzzati Traverso” C.N.R., Naples, Italy

Anna Maria Franzè
CEINGE Biotecnologie Avanzate, Naples, Italy

Luis Puelles
Department of Human Anatomy and Psychobiology, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

Filippo M. Rijli
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MDB LP FMR MS. Performed the experiments: MDB YN MM LS BA GA. Analyzed the data: MDB YN BA LS AMF LP FMR MS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BA LS AMF FMR. Wrote the paper: MS MDB FMR LP.