About the Authors

Emmanuel S. Onaivi, Sejal Patel, Paul A. Meozzi, Lester Myers, Alex Perchuk, Zoila Mora, Eileen Gardner, David Macharia, Lindsey Teasenfitz
Department of Biology, William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey, United States of America

Emmanuel S. Onaivi, Hiroki Ishiguro, Jian-Ping Gong, Shinya Iwasaki, Tadao Arinami, George R. Uhl
Molecular Neurobiology Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NID)-National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Hiroki Ishiguro
Department of Medical Genetics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Patricia A. Tagliaferro, Alicia Brusco, Javier Lujilde
Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

B. Emmanuel Akinshola
Department of Pharmacology, Howard University, Washington, D. C., United States of America

Bruce Hope
Behavioral Neuroscience Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NID)-National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Toshiya Inada
Chiba Medical Center, Teikyo University, Ichihara, Chiba, Japan

Corresponding Author

OnaiviE@wpunj.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EO HI PT. Performed the experiments: EO HI JG SP PM LM AP ZM JL TI SI DM LT. Analyzed the data: EO HI JG TI. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GU AB EO HI JG EG BA BH TI TA. Wrote the paper: EO HI.