Funding for this research was provided by:
Kuwait University Research Sector (YP05/16)
Received: 27 November 2018
Accepted: 28 April 2019
First Online: 6 June 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All experimental protocols were approved by the Animal Welfare and Use of Laboratory Animals Committee in the Health Sciences Center, Kuwait University and complied with the ARRIVE guidelines and were carried out in accordance with the EU Directive 2010/63/EU for animal experiments and the National Institutes of Health guide for the care and use of laboratory animals (NIH Publications No. 8023, revised 1978).
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