Funding for this research was provided by:
Natural Science Foundation of Health Commission of Shanxi Provincial (No. 2020TD08, 2020085)
Central Guided Local Science and Technology Development Fund Project of Shanxi Provincial (No. YDZJSX2021B012)
Received: 20 January 2023
Accepted: 28 April 2023
First Online: 19 May 2023
: Our study complies with the Helsinki conference and the Istanbul declaration. Liver grafts used in our hospital were all procured by the Shanxi provincial organ procurement and allocation center from donors after brain death or cardiac death and were distributed to our hospital through the China organ transplant response system (COTRS). No organs from prisoners were used in this study, and the participants were not paid or coerced. All liver transplant recipients and liver grafts were approved by the ethics committee of the first hospital of Shanxi Medical University. Informed consent was obtained from all subjects and/or their legal guardians.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare no competing interests.