microPublication Biology

Abhinav Kakuturu1*, Heeyun Choi1*, Leah G Noe1, Brianna N Scherer1, Bikram Sharma2ORCID logo, Bilon Khambu3ORCID logo, and Bhupal P Bhetwal1§ORCID logo

1Division of Biomedical Sciences, Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Marian University - Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

2Department of Biology, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, United States

3Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine , Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

§Correspondence to: Bhupal P Bhetwal (bpbhetwal@marian.edu)

* Authors have equal contribution






Author Contributions

  • Abhinav Kakuturu: Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing - original draft
  • Heeyun Choi: Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing - original draft
  • Leah G Noe: Data curation, Methodology
  • Brianna N Scherer: Data curation, Methodology
  • Bikram Sharma: Formal analysis, Writing - review & editing
  • Bilon Khambu: Formal analysis, Writing - review & editing
  • Bhupal P Bhetwal: Conceptualization, Investigation, Funding acquisition, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - original draft, Writing - review & editing

Reviewed By

Benjamin Spears


  • Received: 8/17/2023
  • Revision Received: 9/1/2023
  • Accepted: 9/5/2023
  • Published Online: 9/5/2023
  • Indexed: 9/19/2023



© 2023 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.


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