Funding for this research was provided by:
National Basic Research Program of China (973 Program) (973 program, 2015CB554002)
National Natural Science Foundation of China (National Natural Science Foundation of China)
Guangdong Provincial medical scientific research Foundation of China (A2016218)
Guangdong Provincial Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 2017A030313707, 2016A030310394, 2017A030313463, 2017A030313643, 2017A030313583, 2017A030310081, 2017A030310117, 2017C1034229, 2016A030310394, 2016A030310392, 2016A030310395, 2015A030306048, 2014A030310134)
Key Program of National Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong, China (2010B031500012)
Presidents fund of Nanfang Hospital (2015C009)
Guangzhou Science & Technology Plan Project (201300000056)
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Received: 28 May 2018
Accepted: 15 August 2018
First Online: 25 September 2018
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