microPublication Biology

Allison S. Mackey1,2, Priscilla S. Redd1, April DeLaurier1, and C. Nathan Hancock1§

1University of South Carolina Aiken, Department of Biology and Geology, Aiken, SC

2University of Utah Bioscience Program, Salt Lake City, UT

§Correspondence to: C. Nathan Hancock (nathanh@usca.edu)





This work was supported by P20GM103499 (SC INBRE) from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health and NSF grant #1651666. This work was partially supported by the University of South Carolina Magellan Scholar program to Allison S. Mackey.

Author Contributions

  • Allison S. Mackey: Funding acquisition, Investigation, Writing - original draft
  • Priscilla S. Redd: Investigation, Visualization, Writing - review and editing
  • April DeLaurier: Conceptualization, Methodology, Resources, Supervision, Writing - review and editing
  • C. Nathan Hancock: Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - review and editing

Reviewed By

Anonymous, Bruce Draper


  • Received: 4/13/2020
  • Revision Received: 6/8/2020
  • Accepted: 6/11/2020
  • Published: 6/11/2020



© 2020 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: PMC7326334

PubMed: 32626847

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