Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institutes of Health (R01GM099530)
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81703148, 81673087, 81502739)
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CIFMS 2016-I2M-1-003)
Innovation Research on Critical Diseases (2016ZX320014)
First Online: 10 January 2019
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: This work was supported by National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant (R01GM099530) from National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), National Nature Science Foundation of China (81703148, 81673087, 81502739), CAMS Innovation Fund for Medical Sciences (CIFMS 2016-I2 M-1-003), and Innovation Research on Critical Diseases (2016ZX320014).
: The Regents of the University of California is the owner of three patent applications related to acne and/or healthy skin, which list H.L. as one of the inventors. H.L. is a co-founder and shareholder of SkinomiX Biosciences Inc. and Naked Biome Inc. H.X. states no conflict of interest.