About the Authors

Kateri J. Spinelli

Affiliation Oregon Hearing Research Center and Vollum Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

Peter G. Gillespie

gillespp@ohsu.edu

Affiliation Oregon Hearing Research Center and Vollum Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KJS PGG. Performed the experiments: KJS. Analyzed the data: KJS. Wrote the paper: KJS PGG.