Funding for this research was provided by:
the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of Taiwan (MOST 106-2320-B-008-004-MY3)
the Veterans General Hospitals–University System of Taiwan (VGHUST 106-G1-3-3)
Received: 5 June 2019
Accepted: 21 May 2020
First Online: 29 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Care and use of mice conformed to the Guide for the Use of Laboratory Animals (US National Research Council) and the experimental procedures were approved by the local animal use committee (IACUC, National Central University, Taiwan, no. NCU-105-008; NCU-107-002).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.