Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81373156, 81471583 and 81570587)
Guangdong Provincial international Cooperation Base of Science and Technology (2015B050501002)
Guangdong Provincial Natural Science Funds for Major Basic Science Culture Project (2015A030308010)
Pearl River Nova Program of Guangzhou (201506010014)
the Science and Technology Program of Guangzhou (201704020150)
the Science and Technology Program of Huizhou (170520181743174)
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Received: 8 November 2019
Accepted: 22 December 2019
First Online: 29 January 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University has reviewed and approved the research protocol. All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the ethical committee of The First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University were obtained and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable. All the livers were procured in Organ Transplant Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University. Hereby, we declare that no clinical biopsies were from executed prisoners. The written documentation of informed consent was obtained from every individual participant included in the study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.