About the Authors

J. Carter Loftus

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Michael L. Smith

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Thomas D. Seeley

tds5@cornell.edu

Affiliation Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TDS JCL. Performed the experiments: JCL TDS. Analyzed the data: JCL MLS TDS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MLS TDS. Wrote the paper: TDS JCL MLS.