About the Authors

Li Liu, Valerie Drouet, Jessica W. Wu, Catherine Clelland, Karen Duff
Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, Taub Institute for Alzheimer's Disease Research, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Menno P. Witter
Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience and Centre for the Biology of Memory, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

Scott A. Small
Department of Neurology, Taub Institute for Alzheimer's Disease Research, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Karen Duff
Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

ked2115@columbia.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KD. Performed the experiments: LL VD JWW. Analyzed the data: LL VD CC MW SAS CC KD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CC KD. Wrote the paper: KD SAS LL VD MW CC. Performed most of the technical aspects of the project: LL. Performed qRT-PCR experiments: VD. Assisted with LCM experiments: JWW. Contributed technical expertise for the qRT-PCR and LCM: CC.