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Gillian Witten1*, Ella DeMott1*, George Huang1, Francis Zelasko1, Bailey de Jesus1, Chandi Mulchand1, Liam Schuck1, Stephen Pullman1, Amelie Perez1, Priya Mahableshwarkar1, Zheng Wu2, Eric Andrew Cardona2, Jonathan T Pierce2, Daniel J Dickinson3§, and Ryan Doonan1§

1Glow Worms Stream, Freshman Research Initiative, College of Natural Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA

2Department of Neuroscience, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA

3Department of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA

§Correspondence to: Daniel J Dickinson (daniel.dickinson@austin.utexas.edu) Ryan Doonan (doonan@utexas.edu)

* Authors have equal contribution







Author Contributions

  • Gillian Witten: Investigation, Methodology, Resources
  • Ella DeMott: Conceptualization, Methodology, Resources
  • George Huang: Methodology, Resources, Validation
  • Francis Zelasko: Investigation, Resources
  • Bailey de Jesus: Investigation, Data curation
  • Chandi Mulchand: Data curation, Validation
  • Liam Schuck: Investigation, Resources
  • Stephen Pullman: Data curation, Project administration
  • Amelie Perez: Methodology, Resources
  • Priya Mahableshwarkar: Investigation
  • Zheng Wu: Investigation, Formal analysis
  • Eric Andrew Cardona: Conceptualization, Supervision, Formal analysis
  • Jonathan T Pierce: Funding acquisition, Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Writing - review & editing
  • Daniel J Dickinson: Funding acquisition, Writing - review & editing
  • Ryan Doonan: Investigation, Methodology, Formal analysis, Conceptualization, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - original draft

Reviewed By

Eric Hastie

Nomenclature Validated By

Daniela Raciti


  • Received: 5/23/2023
  • Revision Received: 5/30/2023
  • Accepted: 6/14/2023
  • Published Online: 6/14/2023
  • Indexed: 6/28/2023



© 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.


PubMed Central: 10308244

PubMed: 37396790

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