About the Authors
- Qi Chen, Luan Jiang, Chun Li, Ji-wen Bu, Jiu-lin Du
- Institute of Neuroscience and State Key Laboratory of Neuroscience, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China
- Dan Hu, David Cai
- Department of Mathematics and Institute of Natural Sciences, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China
- David Cai
- Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: QC JLD. Performed the experiments: QC JWB. Analyzed the data: QC LJ CL DH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LJ CL DH DC. Wrote the paper: QC JLD. Designed research, carried out all experiments, analyzed data and wrote the paper: QC. Developed analysis methods of vasculature and analyzed data: LJ CL. Performed bead microinjection and TUNEL: JWB. Performed numerical simulation: DH DC. Designed research and wrote the paper: JLD.