Received: 9 August 2021
Accepted: 25 August 2021
First Online: 20 September 2021
: All patients were staged on the basis the criteria proposed by the American Joint Committee on Cancer. This study was carried out following the <i>Declaration of Helsinki</i>, and permitted by the Ethics Review Committee of the First Hospital of Jilin University. All animal assay processes were permitted by the Ethics Committee of the First Hospital of Jilin University for the use of animals and conducted in accordance with the NIH Laboratory Animal Care and Use Guidelines.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.