Funding for this research was provided by:
National Science Foundation (1826086)
National Institutes of Health (F30HL110743, R01HL074236)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (BX00186)
Received: 26 July 2019
Accepted: 3 December 2019
First Online: 18 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All mouse studies and procedures complied with the National Institutes of Health Animal Care and Use Guidelines and were approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees of the University of Texas Health Science Center Protocol #01090E and the South Texas Veterans Health Care System Protocol #1107–002 (12025x).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.