microPublication Biology

Madeline A. Vaji1, Guy A. Caldwell1, and Kim A. Caldwell1§

1Department of Biological Sciences, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0344

§Correspondence to: Kim A. Caldwell (kcaldwel@ua.edu)





An Undergraduate Creativity and Research Academy grant from The University of Alabama College of Arts & Sciences was awarded to Madeline Vaji for this research.

Author Contributions

  • Madeline A. Vaji: Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Writing - review and editing
  • Guy A. Caldwell: Project administration, Writing - review and editing, Supervision
  • Kim A. Caldwell: Formal analysis, Supervision, Visualization, Writing - original draft

Reviewed By

Brent Neumann

Curated By

Ranjana Kishore


  • Received: 7/20/2020
  • Revision Received: 8/19/2020
  • Accepted: 8/20/2020
  • Published: 8/20/2020



© 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: PMC7443342

PubMed: 32844155

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