About the Authors

Clément Menuet

Contributed equally to this work with: Clément Menuet, Yves Cazals

Affiliation Maturation, Plasticity, Physiology and Pathology of Respiration, Unité Mixte de Recherche 6231, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de la Méditerranée, Université Paul Cézanne, Marseille, France

Yves Cazals

Contributed equally to this work with: Clément Menuet, Yves Cazals

Affiliation Neurovegetative physiology laboratory, Unité Mixte de Recherche 6231, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de la Méditerranée, Université Paul Cézanne, Marseille, France

Christian Gestreau

Affiliation Maturation, Plasticity, Physiology and Pathology of Respiration, Unité Mixte de Recherche 6231, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de la Méditerranée, Université Paul Cézanne, Marseille, France

Peter Borghgraef

Affiliation Experimental Genetics Group, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Lies Gielis

Affiliation Experimental Genetics Group, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Mathias Dutschmann

Affiliation Institute of Membrane and Systems Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Fred Van Leuven

Affiliation Experimental Genetics Group, Department of Human Genetics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Gérard Hilaire

gerard.hilaire@univ-cezanne.fr

Affiliation Maturation, Plasticity, Physiology and Pathology of Respiration, Unité Mixte de Recherche 6231, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de la Méditerranée, Université Paul Cézanne, Marseille, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CM YC. Performed the experiments: CM YC. Analyzed the data: CM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YC. Wrote the paper: GH FVL CG MD. Designed the software used for ultrasonic vocalization analysis: YC. Performed the immunohistological work: PB LG.