Funding for this research was provided by:
Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development / JSPS KAKENHI (17H06410)
Received: 9 August 2020
Accepted: 3 September 2020
First Online: 2 June 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All animal experiments were approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (CIEA ref. nos. 12025 and 13071). The study was conducted in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and with the guidelines of CIEA that comply with the Guidelines for Proper Conduct of Animal Experiments published by the Science Council of Japan. Animal care was conducted in accordance with the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (Institute for Laboratory Animal Resources, 2011).
: Not applicable.
: None declared.