About the Authors

Robin M. Voigt

robin_voigt@rush.edu

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Christopher B. Forsyth

Affiliations Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Biochemistry, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Stefan J. Green

Affiliations DNA Services Facility, Research Resources Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Ece Mutlu

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Phillip Engen

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Martha H. Vitaterna

Affiliation Center for Sleep & Circadian Biology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

Fred W. Turek

Affiliation Center for Sleep & Circadian Biology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

Ali Keshavarzian

Affiliations Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AK RMV CBF FWT. Performed the experiments: RMV CBF PE. Analyzed the data: RMV SJG EM MHV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SJG AK. Wrote the paper: RMV CBF SJG EM PE MHV FWT AK.