Funding for this research was provided by:
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (1BX004751)
Received: 18 November 2020
Accepted: 13 January 2021
First Online: 23 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All patient data from the NCT01218048 (UPCI 08–013) trial was obtained from patients that signed an informed consent, approved by IRB #99–06. Mice exhibiting signs of morbidity according to the guidelines set by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) were sacrificed immediately. All protocols for animal tumor models were approved by the IACUC of the University of Colorado Denver.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.