microPublication Biology

Michelle Alcantara1ORCID logo, Hira Iftikhar1, Kimberly Kagan1, Dianna Dzheyranyan1, Pedram Abbasi2*, Alejandra Alamilla2*, Nicole Ayala2*, Trixy Baca2*, Vanessa Benoit2*, Natalia Clausen2*, Caroline Coto2*, Celia Guerrero2*, Erik Hernandez Catalan2*, Sierra Hurtado2*, Angela Lopez2*, Jacqueline Lopez2*, Nicholas Majarian2*, Noah Mesfin2*, Avetis Mishegyan2*, Goharik Mkrtchyan2*, Amy Ordonez2*, Arthur Pachanyan2*, Tanya Pelayo2*, Alondra Rosas2*, Kylee Rowsey2*, Elina Sharma2*, Sanjiti Sharma2*, Shauna Van Grinsven2*, and Yoshie Hanzawa1§ORCID logo

1Department of Biology, California State University Northridge

2Department of Biology, BIOL 481L Plant Physiology, California State University Northridge

§Correspondence to: Yoshie Hanzawa (yoshie.hanzawa@csun.edu)

* Authors have equal contribution







Author Contributions

  • Michelle Alcantara: Data curation, Writing - original draft, Formal analysis, Investigation
  • Hira Iftikhar: Supervision, Project administration
  • Kimberly Kagan: Supervision
  • Dianna Dzheyranyan: Supervision
  • Pedram Abbasi: Investigation
  • Alejandra Alamilla: Investigation
  • Nicole Ayala: Investigation
  • Trixy Baca: Investigation
  • Vanessa Benoit: Investigation
  • Natalia Clausen: Investigation
  • Caroline Coto: Investigation
  • Celia Guerrero: Investigation
  • Erik Hernandez Catalan: Investigation
  • Sierra Hurtado: Investigation
  • Angela Lopez: Investigation
  • Jacqueline Lopez: Investigation
  • Nicholas Majarian: Investigation
  • Noah Mesfin: Investigation
  • Avetis Mishegyan: Investigation
  • Goharik Mkrtchyan: Investigation
  • Amy Ordonez: Investigation
  • Arthur Pachanyan: Investigation
  • Tanya Pelayo: Investigation
  • Alondra Rosas: Investigation
  • Kylee Rowsey: Investigation
  • Elina Sharma: Investigation
  • Sanjiti Sharma: Investigation
  • Shauna Van Grinsven: Investigation
  • Yoshie Hanzawa: Funding acquisition, Project administration, Supervision, Writing - review & editing, Conceptualization

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  • Received: 7/26/2023
  • Revision Received: 9/20/2023
  • Accepted: 10/11/2023
  • Published Online: 10/15/2023
  • Indexed: 10/29/2023


© 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: 10613878

PubMed: 37908495

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