Funding for this research was provided by:
Korea University R&D Activation Fund (K1325241)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-05-27
Received: 2 November 2018
Accepted: 7 May 2019
First Online: 27 May 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The housing and handling of mice follow guidelines established by Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions Animal Care and Use Committee and the National Institutes of Health. The Oncology Center Animal Facility has full-time veterinary support through the Department of Comparative Medicine. Animals are monitored daily for infection and other illnesses by trained animal technicians. The criteria include: infection, failure to thrive, perceived pain, respiratory distress, etc. Research support services include training classes and the capacity for full post-mortem analysis is available on request. Only trained laboratory personnel and animal technicians were allowed to handle laboratory animals. All individuals handling mice were registered to protocols at the Johns Hopkins Animal Care and Use Committee.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.