Funding for this research was provided by:
Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying (CLFHR10821)
Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan (MOST 104-2314-B-384-010 and MOST 104-2314-B-400-026)
National Health Research Institutes (CA-106-PP-41)
Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW109-TDU-B-212–134020, WanFang Hospital, Chi Mei Medical Center, and Hualien Tzu-Chi Hospital Joing Cancer Center Grant-Focus on Colon Cancer Research)
Received: 6 July 2020
Accepted: 21 December 2020
First Online: 4 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All animal experiments were conducted according to the protocol approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of Chi-Mei Medical Center (approval number: 102120606).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.