Funding for this research was provided by:
Suzuken Memorial Foundation
Kurata Memorial Hitachi Science and Technology Foundation
Smoking Research Foundation
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) from the JSPS (15K06765, 18K06520)
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology of Japan (15K15182)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-03-13
Received: 17 August 2018
Accepted: 6 March 2019
First Online: 13 March 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: All experiments were performed with the approval of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee at Kanazawa University.
: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
: All applicable international, national, and/or institutional guidelines for the care and use of animals were followed. All procedures performed in studies involving animals were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institution at which the studies were conducted.