About the Authors

Stein Aerts

Contributed equally to this work with: Stein Aerts, Sven Vilain, Shu Hu, Leon-Charles Tranchevent, Xiao-Jiang Quan

Affiliations Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Leuven, Belgium, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium

Sven Vilain

Contributed equally to this work with: Stein Aerts, Sven Vilain, Shu Hu, Leon-Charles Tranchevent, Xiao-Jiang Quan

Affiliations Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Leuven, Belgium, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium, Doctoral Program in Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium

Shu Hu

Contributed equally to this work with: Stein Aerts, Sven Vilain, Shu Hu, Leon-Charles Tranchevent, Xiao-Jiang Quan

Affiliations Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Leuven, Belgium, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium, Doctoral Program in Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium

Leon-Charles Tranchevent

Contributed equally to this work with: Stein Aerts, Sven Vilain, Shu Hu, Leon-Charles Tranchevent, Xiao-Jiang Quan

Affiliation Department of Electrical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Roland Barriot

Current address: Laboratoire de Microbiologie et Génétique Moléculaires, Université de Toulouse, Toulouse, France

Affiliation Department of Electrical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Jiekun Yan

Affiliations Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Leuven, Belgium, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium

Yves Moreau

Affiliation Department of Electrical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Bassem A. Hassan

Bassem.Hassan@med.kuleuven.be

Affiliations Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Leuven, Belgium, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium, Doctoral Program in Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium

Xiao-Jiang Quan

Contributed equally to this work with: Stein Aerts, Sven Vilain, Shu Hu, Leon-Charles Tranchevent, Xiao-Jiang Quan

Affiliations Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie, Leuven, Belgium, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven School of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SA LCT RB YM BAH XJQ. Performed the experiments: SA SV SH LCT RB JY XJQ. Analyzed the data: SA SV SH LCT RB YM BAH XJQ. Wrote the paper: SA SV YM BAH XJQ.