Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-04-05
Received: 26 October 2018
Accepted: 4 March 2019
First Online: 5 April 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: KM, TK, KK, KI, MM and RMH are or were unsalaried associates of AntiCancer, Inc. MZ is an employee of AntiCancer Inc.. CH, SK and TK are unsalaried associates of AntiCancer Japan. AntiCancer Inc. and AntiCancer Japan use PDOX models for contract reserach. There are no other competing commercial interests.
: All animal studies were conducted in accordance with the principles and procedures outlined in the National Institutes of Health Guide for the Care and Use of Animals under Assurance Number A3873-1. For patient studies, an informed consent was obtained, and PDOX studies were approved by the Institutional Ethics Committee of Kawasaki Medical School.