Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81672452, 81972771 and 81472625)
Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong Province (2018B0303110015)
Guangzhou Science and Technology Project (201707010354)
Project of Educational Commission of Guangdong Province (2016KTSCX115)
Received: 13 December 2019
Accepted: 15 December 2020
First Online: 6 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This research was approved by the Institutional Review Board of Guangzhou Medical University and written informed consent was provided by all patients. All animal studies were approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) of Guangzhou Medical University.
: All authors agree for publication.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.