Received: 24 August 2022
Accepted: 2 December 2022
First Online: 30 December 2022
: Mice and Ethics Statement. B6.Cg-Tg(K18-ACE2)2Prlmn/J mice (Catalog# 034860), wild-type C57BL/6J (Catalog# 000664) and BALB/cJ (Catalog# 000651) were purchased from the Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor, Me). All experiments were conducted on female mice, 6-8 weeks old. Mice were provided sterile water and chow ad libitum and acclimatized for 72 hrs prior to experimental manipulation. All animal procedures followed guidelines established in protocol# 21-10 approved by the University of Texas at Dallas Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.