Funding for this research was provided by:
Science and Engineering Research Board (EMR/2016/002578)
CSIR – Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
Received: 30 October 2020
Revised: 11 February 2021
Accepted: 20 March 2021
First Online: 24 April 2021
: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
: All animal experiments were approved by the institutional animal ethics committee (IAEC), CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, India, (Registration no. 147/GO/ReBi/S/99/CPSCEA) following the guidelines of Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA), Govt. of India.
: The human patients' tissue samples were collected from Saroj Gupta Cancer Centre and Research Institute (SGCCRI), Kolkata, India with proper human ethics clearance from the Institutional Ethics Committee (approval number -IEC SGCCRI REF NO.- 16/2/2018/Non-Reg/SSR/3).
: Informed written consent was taken from the patients in accordance with the 1964 Helsinki declaration.