Funding for this research was provided by:
National Key R&D Program of China (2019YFA0904400)
Science and Technology Development Fund, Macau SAR (FDCT/131/2016/A3 and FDCT/0015/2018/A1)
the intramural research program of FHS, University of Macau (MYRG2019-00069-FHS and SRG2016-00082-FHS)
the Guangzhou Science and Technology Program (201807010004)
Received: 14 October 2020
Accepted: 7 December 2020
First Online: 29 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The procedures involving human samples were approved by the Ethics Committee of the Second Affiliated Hospital, Guangzhou Medical University, and Zhuhai People’s Hospital, Jinan University. All animal procedures were carried out in accordance with the ethical approval of the Animal Ethical Committee of the University of Macau.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.