Received: 5 October 2019
Accepted: 3 January 2020
First Online: 8 January 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All experiments were approved by the regional authorities and conformed to the German Animal Protection Law.
: Not applicable.
: The authors of this manuscript have research support from The German Heart Foundation, the University Hospital Giessen and Marburg Research Fund, the Von-Behring-Röntgen-Foundation (PG, BN and AB). The authors declare that there are no conflicting financial or non-financial interests. All authors confirm that they had full control of the design and the methods of the study, the data analysis and the production of the written report.