Funding for this research was provided by:
Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (2015/09182-0)
National Cancer Centre of Singapore Research Foundation (NMRC/CSA-INV/011/2016)
Exploit Technologies Pte and Biomedical Research Council (ETPL/12-R15GAP-0010)
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Received: 2 February 2019
Accepted: 31 March 2019
First Online: 23 April 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Written informed consent was obtained from all HNSCC patients. This study was approved by the institution ethics committees (CEP-UNIFESP: 1610/2016 and CEP-HCBarretos: 231/2009).
: Not applicable.
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