microPublication Biology

Bhoomi J Madhu1, Aileen E Salazar1, and Tina L Gumienny1§

1Department of Biology, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX, 76204-5799

§Correspondence to: Tina L Gumienny (TGumienny@twu.edu)





This work was supported by the TWU Department of Biology, Texas Woman's University, and USDA NIFA grant 2019-67031-28999. Dr. Paul Yeatts at the TWU Center for Research Design and Analysis provided statistical assistance.

Author Contributions

  • Bhoomi J Madhu: Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Visualization, Writing - original draft, Writing - review and editing
  • Aileen E Salazar: Investigation, Writing - review and editing, Writing - original draft
  • Tina L Gumienny: Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Visualization, Writing - original draft, Writing - review and editing

Reviewed By

Cathy Savage-Dunn


  • Received: 3/28/2019
  • Accepted: 4/12/2019
  • Published: 4/15/2019


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© 2019 by the authors. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


PubMed Central: 7282525

PubMed: 32550478

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