microPublication Biology

Ella DeMott1, Daniel J Dickinson2, and Ryan Doonan1§

1Glow Worms Stream, Freshman Research Initiative, Texas Institute for Discovery Education in Science, College of Natural Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX, USA

2Department of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX, USA

§Correspondence to: Ryan Doonan (doonan@utexas.edu)







This work was supported by the Freshman Research Initiative of the Texas Institute for Discovery Education in Science of the College of Natural Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin, a fellowship award via The University of Texas at Austin Inventors Program (ED), and National Institute of Health grant R01 GM138443 (DJD). DJD is a CPRIT Scholar supported by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (RR170054).

Author Contributions

  • Ella DeMott: Methodology, Investigation, Formal analysis
  • Daniel J Dickinson: Supervision, Funding acquisition
  • Ryan Doonan: Conceptualization, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - original draft, Formal analysis

Reviewed By

Jordan Ward


  • Received: 10/7/2021
  • Revision Received: 11/11/2021
  • Accepted: 11/11/2021
  • Published: 11/19/2021



© 2021 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: PMC8606032

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