About the Authors

Antonio Ciaramella

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Francesca Salani

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Federica Bizzoni

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Francesco E. Pontieri

Affiliation Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, University “Sapienza”, Movement Disorder Unit, Sant’Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy

Alessandro Stefani

Affiliation Department of System Medicine, University of “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy

Mariangela Pierantozzi

Affiliation Department of System Medicine, University of “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy

Francesca Assogna

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Carlo Caltagirone

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Gianfranco Spalletta

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Paola Bossù

p.bossu@hsantalucia.it

Affiliation Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AC CC GS PB. Performed the experiments: AC FS FB. Analyzed the data: AC FS FB FEP AS MP FA CC GS PB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FEP AS MP FA CC GS. Wrote the paper: GS PB.