Funding for this research was provided by:
National Major Science and Technology Projects of China (2015 ZX09501008-004)
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81773553)
Received: 1 February 2020
Accepted: 11 September 2020
First Online: 18 September 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center was the main responsible unit for TB patients’ research; Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention was in charge of the research on healthy volunteers. Our research protocol was granted by Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center Ethics Committee (NO. 2015-E018–02) and Ethics Committee of Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Prevention and Control (NO. JSJK2015-C018–02). All participants read and signed the informed consent.
: Not applicable.
: Authors declare they have no competing interests.