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Nisha Hirani1,*, Marcel Westenberg1,‡, Paul T. Seed2, Mark I.R. Petalcorin1,§ and Colin T. Dolphin1,¶

1Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, King's College London, Franklin-Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK. 2Division of Women's Health, King's College London, St Thomas’ Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK. *Present address: The Francis Crick Institute, Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratories, 44 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LY, UK. Present address: Dutch National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO-NL), National Reference Centre, P.O. Box 9102, Wageningen 6700 HC, The Netherlands. §Present address: PAPRSB Institute of Health Sciences, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Jalan Tungku Link, BE1410, Brunei Darussalam.

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N.H., M.W. and M.I.R.P. undertook the generation of constructs, C. elegans husbandry, molecular genetic and phenotype analysis studies and microscopy. P.T.S. performed the statistical analysis. C.T.D. designed the experiments, participated in the experimental work and wrote the manuscript.

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