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The Circadian Clock Protein Timeless Regulates Phagocytosis of Bacteria in Drosophila

  • Elizabeth F. Stone equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Elizabeth F. Stone, Ben O. Fulton

    Affiliation: Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University Medical School, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Ben O. Fulton equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Elizabeth F. Stone, Ben O. Fulton

    Affiliation: Department of Genetics and Development, Columbia University Medical School, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Janelle S. Ayres,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States of America.

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  • Linh N. Pham,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, United States of America

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  • Junaid Ziauddin,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, United States of America

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  • Mimi M. Shirasu-Hiza mail

    ms4095@columbia.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Genetics and Development, Columbia University Medical School, New York, New York, United States of America.

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  • Published: January 12, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002445

About the Authors

Elizabeth F. Stone
Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University Medical School, New York, New York, United States of America
Ben O. Fulton
Department of Genetics and Development, Columbia University Medical School, New York, New York, United States of America
Janelle S. Ayres, Linh N. Pham, Junaid Ziauddin, Mimi M. Shirasu-Hiza
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: ms4095@columbia.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MMSH. Performed the experiments: MMSH JSA LNP JZ EFS BOF. Analyzed the data: MMSH EFS BOF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MMSH. Wrote the paper: MMSH EFS BOF.