Received: 13 March 2020
Accepted: 17 December 2020
First Online: 7 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This research was reviewed and approved by the Ethical and Protocol Review Committee of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana (Protocol Identification Number: CHS-Et/M.6-P1.5/2017–2018) and was conducted in accordance with the internationally accepted principles for laboratory animal use and care as found in the US guidelines (NIH publication #85–23, revised in 1985).
: Not applicable.
: Dr. Patrick Amoateng declares that he is a member of the editorial board (Associate Editor) of this journal. All other authors declare that they have no competing interests.