Funding for this research was provided by:
Science and Engineering Research Board (SB/SO/BB-0015/2014)
Received: 9 November 2020
Accepted: 22 January 2021
First Online: 3 February 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Human GC biopsy tissue collection was approved by Institutional Ethics Committee for Human Research, National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) (protocol No. NISER/HEC/2012/AB-1) and a prior written consent of the patients was obtained. For experiments involving use of animals, approval of the Institutional Animal Ethics Committee of NISER was obtained (protocol No. NISER/SBS/IAEC/AH-34).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare no competing or financial interests.