About the Authors

Edward Rockenstein

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Cassia R. Overk

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Kiren Ubhi

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Michael Mante

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Christina Patrick

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Anthony Adame

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Alejandro Bisquert

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Margarita Trejo-Morales

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Brian Spencer

Affiliation Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Eliezer Masliah

emasliah@ucsd.edu

Affiliations Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Department of Pathology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ER EM. Performed the experiments: ER CRO MM CP AA AB MT-M BS EM. Analyzed the data: KU EM. Wrote the paper: CRO KU EM.