Funding for this research was provided by:
Interdisciplinary Research Matching Scheme (IRMS) of Hong Kong Baptist University (RC-IRMS/12-13/02)
Hong Kong Baptist University Strategic Development Fund (SDF13-1209-P01)
Inter-institutional Collaborative Research Scheme of Hong Kong Baptist University (RC-ICRS/16-17/01)
Faculty Research Grant of Hong Kong Baptist University (FRG1/14-15/070, FRG2/15-16/038)
Natural Science Foundation Council of China (31501080)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-08-02
Received: 8 May 2019
Accepted: 19 July 2019
First Online: 2 August 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Informed consents were obtained from all patients and the study was approved by the Ethic Committee of Institute of Basic Research in Clinical Medicine (No. 2010031). All patients were provided written informed consent prior to participating in the study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.