About the Authors

Min Kim

Contributed equally to this work with: Min Kim, Don McKinnon

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

Don McKinnon

Contributed equally to this work with: Min Kim, Don McKinnon

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Cardiology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

Thomas MacCarthy

Affiliation Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

Barbara Rosati

Affiliations Institute of Molecular Cardiology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

David McKinnon

dmckinnon@notes.cc.sunysb.edu

Affiliations Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America, Institute of Molecular Cardiology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America, The Department of Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: David McKinnon. Performed the experiments: DM DM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TM. Wrote the paper: MK DM BR DM.