Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (DK102539, DK107991)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (HL145163)
Received: 14 August 2019
Accepted: 19 April 2020
First Online: 11 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All animal procedures were approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of the Virginia Commonwealth University.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.