Funding for this research was provided by:
Young Scientists Fund (81901201)
Guangzhou Science and Technology Program key projects (202007030010)
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81971110)
Received: 27 November 2020
Accepted: 29 March 2021
First Online: 12 April 2021
: The clinical and experimental animal studies were approved by the Medical Ethics Committee of the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University and the Animal Care and Use Committee of Sun Yat-Sen University, respectively. All participants had signed the informed consent according to the principles illustrated in the Declaration of Helsinki. All animal experiments were approved by The Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University and performed following the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals and Stroke Treatment.
: We have obtained consent to publish from the participant to report individual patient data.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.