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Effects of early life exposure to ultraviolet C radiation on mitochondrial DNA content, transcription, ATP production, and oxygen consumption in developing Caenorhabditis elegans

  • Maxwell CK Leung1, 2,
  • John P Rooney1, 2,
  • Ian T Ryde1,
  • Autumn J Bernal2,
  • Amanda S Bess1, 2,
  • Tracey L Crocker1,
  • Alex Q Ji1 and
  • Joel N Meyer1, 2Email author
BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology201314:9

Received: 24 September 2012

Accepted: 14 January 2013

Published: 4 February 2013

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Original Submission
24 Sep 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
19 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Marcos Chiaratti
10 Jan 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Abdullah Olgun
14 Jan 2013 Author responded Author comments - Joel Meyer
Resubmission - Version 2
14 Jan 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
14 Jan 2013 Editorially accepted
4 Feb 2013 Article published 10.1186/2050-6511-14-9

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Authors’ Affiliations

Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University
Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program, Duke University