microPublication Biology

Michael Ryan Kann1,2ORCID logo, Martin K. Ackerman3, and Sarah D. Ackerman1§ORCID logo

1Department of Pathology and Immunology, Brian Immunology & Glia (BIG) Center, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, United States

2University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

3Ackerman Tutoring, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

§Correspondence to: Sarah D. Ackerman (sarah.ackerman@wustl.edu)




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Author Contributions

  • Michael Ryan Kann: Conceptualization, Writing - original draft, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Software, Visualization, Data curation
  • Martin K. Ackerman: Conceptualization, Methodology, Resources
  • Sarah D. Ackerman: Conceptualization, Writing - review & editing, Supervision, Funding acquisition, Data curation, Methodology, Project administration, Investigation

Reviewed By

Dion Dickman

Nomenclature Validated By



  • Received: 12/6/2023
  • Revision Received: 3/26/2024
  • Accepted: 4/11/2024
  • Published Online: 4/13/2024
  • Indexed: 4/27/2024


© 2024 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: 11056014

PubMed: 38681674

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The microPublication project is supported by

The National Institute of Health -- Grant #: 1U01LM012672-01

microPublication Biology:ISSN: 2578-9430