microPublication Biology

Muna M. Hugais1, Samantha N. Cobos2, Seth A. Bennett3, Jailene Paredes1, Genevieve Foran4, and Mariana P. Torrente1,5§

1Department of Chemistry, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY 11210

2PhD. Program in Chemistry, City University of New York - The Graduate Center, New York, NY, USA 10016

3PhD. Program in Biochemistry, City University of New York - The Graduate Center, New York, NY, USA 10016

4Ossining High School, Ossining, NY, USA 10562

5PhD. Programs in Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Biology, City University of New York - The Graduate Center, New York, NY, USA 10016

§Correspondence to: Mariana P. Torrente (mariana.torrente@brooklyn.cuny.edu)







Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center (CUNY) supported S.N.C and S.A.B. Brooklyn College, the Advanced Science Research Center (CUNY) and the PSC-CUNY Research Award Program as well as an NIH NINDS Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award (K22NS09131401) supported M.P.T.

Author Contributions

  • Muna M. Hugais: Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing - original draft, Writing - review and editing, Validation
  • Samantha N. Cobos: Investigation, Formal analysis, Resources, Supervision
  • Seth A. Bennett: Investigation, Resources, Supervision
  • Jailene Paredes: Investigation
  • Genevieve Foran: Investigation
  • Mariana P. Torrente: Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - review and editing, Visualization

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  • Received: 8/15/2021
  • Revision Received: 10/21/2021
  • Accepted: 10/21/2021
  • Published: 11/2/2021



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