Funding for this research was provided by:
National Research Foundation of Korea (2020R1A4A1018280, 2020R1A4A1018280)
Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (DGIST 20-CoE-BT-01, DGIST 20-CoE-BT-01)
Received: 30 March 2021
Accepted: 3 September 2021
First Online: 18 September 2021
: The patient tissue specimens were obtained from the Korea Biobank Network-KNUH, after obtaining the consent of the donors (KNUMC 2016-05-021). All experimental processes utilizing human tissues were performed at Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST) with IRB approval (DGIST-190319-BR-006-02). All animal experiments were conducted with the permission and guidelines from the DGIST Laboratory Animal Resource Center.
: All subjects have written informed consent.
: The authors declare no conflicts of interest.