Funding for this research was provided by:
Science and Technology Development Fund (FDCT) of Macao SAR (276/2017/A)
Multi-year Research Grant from University of Macau (MYRG2019-00105-ICMS)
Shanghai Sunrise Traditional Chinese Medicine Co., Ltd.
Received: 26 September 2020
Accepted: 18 February 2021
First Online: 16 March 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All procedures performed in studies involving animals were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards. (Animal Research Ethics Committee of University of Macau: UMARE-001–2017).
: Simon Ming-Yuen Lee declares that he has no conflict of interest. Hon Ho Yu declares that he has no conflict of interest.