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Microbial Symbionts Accelerate Wound Healing via the Neuropeptide Hormone Oxytocin

  • Theofilos Poutahidis equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Theofilos Poutahidis, Sean M. Kearney

    Affiliations: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Laboratory of Pathology - Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

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  • Sean M. Kearney equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Theofilos Poutahidis, Sean M. Kearney

    Affiliations: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Tatiana Levkovich,

    Affiliation: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Peimin Qi,

    Affiliation: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Bernard J. Varian,

    Affiliation: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jessica R. Lakritz,

    Affiliation: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Yassin M. Ibrahim,

    Affiliation: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Antonis Chatzigiagkos,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Pathology - Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

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  • Eric J. Alm,

    Affiliations: Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Broad Institute of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Susan E. Erdman mail

    serdman@mit.edu (SEE)

    Affiliation: Division of Comparative Medicine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: October 30, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0078898

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