Funding for this research was provided by:
European Regional Development Fund (100208475, 100305285, 100211188, 100305269, 100305277, 100209225)
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (INST 268/289 1)
Received: 9 August 2018
Accepted: 8 February 2019
First Online: 18 February 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This animal study was registered and approved under no. TVV 17/15 at the Provincial Head Office Saxony (Germany), Unit 24, Veterinary and Food Inspection (Landesdirektion Sachsen, Referat 24, Veterinärwesen und Lebensmittelüberwachung), which includes approval through the registered committee for animal experiments. This study and handling of mice in general was conducted in strict accordance with the principles outlined in the EU Directive 2010/63/EU and German Animal Protection Law.
: Not applicable.
: GVG Diagnostics GmbH (Leipzig, Germany) is a provider of diagnostic services for laboratory animals. FF is a part-time employee of GVG Diagnostics.
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