Funding for this research was provided by:
Scientific and technological innovation joint capital projects of Fujian Province (2016Y9031)
Construction Project of Fujian Province Minimally Invasive Medical Center (No. 171)
The second batch of special support funds for Fujian Province innovation and entrepreneurship talents (2016B013)
Startup Fund for scientific research, Fujian Medical University (2016QH024)
Fujian province medical innovation project (2015-CXB-16)
Chinese physicians association young physician respiratory research fund
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Received: 22 April 2018
Accepted: 11 October 2018
First Online: 22 October 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study obtained approval from the Independent Ethics Committee of the Fujian Medical University Union Hospital to identify patients diagnosed with gastric cancer in our center. Written consent was provided by the patients for their information and specimens to be stored in the hospital database and used in research. Patient records were anonymized and de-identified before analysis.
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