Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-11-28
Received: 7 August 2019
Accepted: 10 November 2019
First Online: 28 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All experiments were performed according to the regulations of the Animal Research Committee of Saga University and the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (NIH publication, Institutional permission #24-043).
: Not applicable.
: KN has received honoraria from Otsuka, Ono Pharmaceutical, Takeda Pharmaceutical, Eli Lilly Japan, Astellas, Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare, MSD, Boehringer Ingelheim Japan, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma; research grants from Terumo, Asahi Kasei, Astellas, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma, Teijin Pharma; scholarships from Bayer Yakuhin, Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare, Teijin Pharma. The other authors declare that they have no competing interests.