About the Authors

Habibeh Khoshbouei

Contributed equally to this work with: Habibeh Khoshbouei, Namita Sen

Affiliation Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics and Center for Molecular Neuroscience, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Namita Sen

Contributed equally to this work with: Habibeh Khoshbouei, Namita Sen

Affiliation Center for Molecular Recognition, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Bipasha Guptaroy

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

L'Aurelle Johnson

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

David Lund

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Margaret E Gnegy

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Aurelio Galli

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: Aurelio.Galli@vanderbilt.edu (AG), Email: jaj2@columbia.edu (JJ)

These authors contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics and Center for Molecular Neuroscience, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Jonathan A Javitch

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: Aurelio.Galli@vanderbilt.edu (AG), Email: jaj2@columbia.edu (JJ)

These authors contributed equally to this work.

Affiliations Center for Molecular Recognition, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Departments of Psychiatry and Pharmacology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no conflicts of interest exist.

Author Contributions

HK, NS, BG, LJ, MEG, AG, and JAJ conceived and/or designed the experiments. HK, NS, BG, LJ, and DL performed the experiments. HK, NS, BG, LJ, DL, MEG, AG, and JAJ analyzed the data. MEG, AG, and JAJ wrote the paper.