microPublication Biology

Pedro Humberto Castro1§, Nuno Verde2, and Herlander Azevedo1,3§

1CIBIO, InBIO - Research Network in Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4485-661 Vairão, Portugal

2BioSystems & Integrative Sciences Institute (BioISI), Plant Functional Biology Center, University of Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal

3Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade do Porto, Rua Campo Alegre, 4169-007 Porto, Portugal

§Correspondence to: Pedro Humberto Castro (pedro1berto@cibio.up.pt) Herlander Azevedo (hazevedo@cibio.up.pt)




Financial support was provided by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT/MCTES) to H.A. [CEECIND/00399/2017/CP1423/CT0004] and from FCT/MCTES, Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional (FEDER), and COMPETE – POCI – Programa Operacional Competividade e Internacionalização, to P.H.C. [PTDC/BAA-AGR/31122/2017, POCI-01-0145-FEDER- 031122].

Author Contributions

  • Pedro Humberto Castro: Investigation, Writing - original draft, Writing - review and editing
  • Nuno Verde: Investigation
  • Herlander Azevedo: Funding acquisition, Investigation, Writing - review and editing

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  • Received: 2/13/2020
  • Revision Received: 5/29/2020
  • Accepted: 6/16/2020
  • Published: 6/29/2020



© 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: PMC7326333

PubMed: 32626846

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