About the Authors

Sei-Kyoung Park

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Joo Y. Hong

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Fatih Arslan

Affiliations Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Vydehi Kanneganti

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Basant Patel

Current address: Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, Kandi, Sangareddy, Medak District, India

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Alex Tietsort

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Elizabeth M. H. Tank

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

Xingli Li

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

Sami J. Barmada

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

Susan W. Liebman

sueL@uic.edu

Affiliation Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: SKP JYH SWL FA SJB. Data curation: SKP JYH FA VK EMHT XL SWL. Formal analysis: BP SKP JYH FA VK SJB SWL. Funding acquisition: SWL SJB. Investigation: SKP JYH FA VK EMHT XL AT SWL. Methodology: EMHT XL SJB. Project administration: SWL SJB. Resources: SWL, SJB. Software: SWL SJB. Supervision: SWL SJB. Validation: SWL SJB. Visualization: SWL SJB. Writing – original draft: SWL FA SJB SKP. Writing – review & editing: SWL SKP SJB FA VK.