Funding for this research was provided by:
Medical Research Council (MR/N001877/1)
Health Innovation Challenge Fund (HICF-R10-698)
Wellcome Trust (WT 203148/Z/16/Z)
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EP/R010935/1)
Received: 11 November 2018
Accepted: 2 September 2019
First Online: 10 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study conformed to the position of the American Heart Association on Research Animal Use and was conducted according to the Declaration of Helsinki. The experimental protocol was approved by local (Institute de Chirurgie Guidée par l’image (IHU), Strasbourg) and national institutional animal care and ethics committees (<i>Comités d’éthique en experimentation animale</i> CEEA), reference APAFIS 3593-2016011510263648v2.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.