About the Authors

Filomain Nguemo

b200028@uni-koeln.de; akp72@uni-koeln.de

Affiliation Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

Bernd K. Fleischmann

Affiliation Institute of Physiology I, Life and Brain Center, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Manoj K. Gupta

Affiliation Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

Tomo Šarić

Affiliation Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

Daniela Malan

Affiliation Institute of Physiology I, Life and Brain Center, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Huamin Liang

Affiliation Department of Physiology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Tongji Medical College, Wuhan, China

Kurt Pfannkuche

Affiliation Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

Wilhelm Bloch

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany

Heribert Schunkert

Affiliation Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany

Jürgen Hescheler

Affiliation Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

Michael Reppel

b200028@uni-koeln.de; akp72@uni-koeln.de

Affiliations Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany, Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FN BKF JH MR. Performed the experiments: FN MKG DM KP HL. Analyzed the data: FN MKG DM KP HL TS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KBF WB HS JH. Wrote the paper: FN MR.