Funding for this research was provided by:
Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (2016/07168-2, 2017/14020-4)
American Heart Association (17SDG33410777)
Received: 15 October 2019
Accepted: 31 December 2019
First Online: 14 January 2020
Compliance with Ethical Standards
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.
: All animal-involved experiments were conducted in accordance with the laboratory animals care guidelines and approved by the Ethics Committee on the Use of Animals (CEUA) at Hospital Sírio-Libanês (SP, BRA), under protocol number CEUA 2016/04.