Funding for this research was provided by:
Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro (23553)
Fondazione Umberto Veronesi (N/A)
Ministero dell’Istruzione, dell’Università e della Ricerca (PRIN-2017NTK4HY)
Umberto Veronesi Foundation (N/A)
Italian Ministry of Health (N/A)
Azienda Agricola Fattoria La Vialla (N/A)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-11-12
Received: 29 April 2019
Accepted: 21 October 2019
First Online: 12 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Human samples for total PBMCs were obtained within the study (Protocol N 10 2 10/2011) approved by the institutional review board ethics committee of IRCCS. All patients enrolled in the study signed informed consent, accordingly to the Helsinki Declaration of 1975 as revised in 2013.All the procedures involving the animals and their care were conformed to the institutional guidelines, in compliance with national and international laws and guidelines for the use of animals in biomedical research and housed in pathogen-free conditions. All the procedure applied were approved by the local animal experimentation ethics committee (ID# #06_16 Noonan) of the University of Insubria and by the Health Ministry (ID#225/2017-PR).
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.