Received: 3 May 2021
Accepted: 2 February 2022
First Online: 22 February 2022
: All the in vivo experiments were performed according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) guidelines and regulations. The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) of Augusta University (protocol #2014–0625) approved all the experimental procedures. Ethics statement has been provided in the manuscript in the in vivo study section.
: We would like to mention that this manuscript has not been published and or not submitted elsewhere for publication while being considered by the journal <i>Cancer Nanotechnology</i>.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.