Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81772639, 81472327)
Major State Basic Research Development Programme of China (2014CB542300)
Chinese Academy Medical Science Innovation Fund for Medical Sciences (2016-I2M-1-001)
Non-profit Central Research Institute Fund of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (2018PT32014, 2018PT32002)
Received: 19 July 2018
Accepted: 29 October 2018
First Online: 12 November 2018
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