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Zakaria Ratemi1, Robert S Kiss2, and Christian E Rocheleau3§

1Department of Biochemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

2Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, McGill University and the Cardiovascular Health Across the Lifespan Program, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

3Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, McGill University and the Metabolic Disorders and Complications Program, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

§Correspondence to: Christian E Rocheleau (christian.rocheleau@mcgill.ca)






Z.R. was supported by a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA). This work was supported by a Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) project grant (PJT-159725) to C.E.R. Some strains were provided by the CGC, which is funded by NIH Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (P40 OD010440).

Author Contributions

  • Zakaria Ratemi: Formal analysis, Investigation, Visualization, Writing - original draft
  • Robert S Kiss: Conceptualization, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - review and editing
  • Christian E Rocheleau: Conceptualization, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing - review and editing

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  • Received: 10/17/2019
  • Accepted: 12/20/2019
  • Published: 12/27/2019



© 2019 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: 7252396

PubMed: 32550463

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