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Research Article

Physiological and Biochemical Performances of Menthol-Induced Aposymbiotic Corals

  • Jih-Terng Wang mail,

    jtw@mail.tajen.edu.tw (J-TW); acropora.chen@gmail.com (CAC)

    Affiliation: Graduate Institute of Biotechnology, Tajen University, Pingtung, Taiwan

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  • Yi-Yun Chen,

    Affiliation: Graduate Institute of Biotechnology, Tajen University, Pingtung, Taiwan

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  • Kwee Siong Tew,

    Affiliations: National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Pingtung, Taiwan, Institute of Marine Biodiversity and Evolution, National Dong Hwa University, Pingtung, Taiwan

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  • Pei-Jei Meng,

    Affiliations: National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Pingtung, Taiwan, Institute of Marine Biodiversity and Evolution, National Dong Hwa University, Pingtung, Taiwan

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  • Chaolun A. Chen

    Affiliations: Biodiversity Research Center and Taiwan International Graduate Program (TIGP)-Biodiversity, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Published: September 27, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0046406

About the Authors

Jih-Terng Wang, Yi-Yun Chen
Graduate Institute of Biotechnology, Tajen University, Pingtung, Taiwan
Kwee Siong Tew, Pei-Jei Meng
National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Pingtung, Taiwan
Kwee Siong Tew, Pei-Jei Meng
Institute of Marine Biodiversity and Evolution, National Dong Hwa University, Pingtung, Taiwan
Chaolun A. Chen
Biodiversity Research Center and Taiwan International Graduate Program (TIGP)-Biodiversity, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Chaolun A. Chen
Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JW CC. Performed the experiments: JW YC. Analyzed the data: JW KT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JW KT PM. Wrote the paper: JW CC.