Funding for this research was provided by:
China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (No.2017M612852)
Guangxi Natural Science Foundation under Grant (No. 2015GXNSFBA139176)
Shenzhen science and technology plan (JCYJ20180305163846927)
Science and Technology Planning Project of Guangdong Province, China (No. 2017B020209001)
Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong Province, China (No. 2017A030310629)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-08-14
Received: 29 March 2019
Revised: 31 July 2019
Accepted: 1 August 2019
First Online: 14 August 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All experimental protocols used in this study were approved by the Clinical Medical Research Center of the Second Clinical Medical College (Shenzhen People’s Hospital), at Jinan University, and all methods were carried out in accordance with the relevant guidelines and regulations of Jinan University. This study was approved by the Ethics Committee of Shenzhen People’s Hospital, which abides by the ethical principles of the Helsinki Declaration of 1975 (revised in 2000); and all animal experiments were approved and conducted by the Ethics Committee of Guangxi Key Laboratory of Metabolic Disease Research (Guilin No. 181 Hospital) according to China’s guidelines.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.