Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (91180525)
Received: 20 May 2020
Accepted: 25 November 2020
First Online: 5 January 2021
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: No permissions were required to use any of the repository data as all TCGA-LIHC data and GSE76427 date were publicly available.
: Not applicable.
: The authors have no competing interests to declare.