Funding for this research was provided by:
Research Grants Council, University Grants Committee (740608, 17152116, 766211)
Health and Medical Research Fund (15162961)
esearch Council of the University of Hong Kon (104003422, 104004092, 104004460)
Wong’s donation (200006276)
a donation from the Gaia Family Trust of New Zealand (200007008)
a contract research project (200007482)
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Received: 14 March 2019
Accepted: 15 July 2019
First Online: 22 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Protocols of animal study were reviewed and approved by the Committee on the Use of Live Animals in Teaching and Research (CULATR) of the University of Hong Kong.
: Not applicable.
: Dr. Feng Yibin received grant support from Bailing Pharmaceutical Group Co. (Guizhou, China), who provided the standard extract of TNTL for the whole study. Other authors declare no conflict of interest.