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Received: 28 August 2022
Accepted: 3 November 2022
First Online: 22 November 2022
: Clinical data and patient samples were acquired from the Shanghai Guanghua Hospital and China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences and patient samples were approved by the Ethics Committee of Guanghua Integrative Medicine Hospital, Shanghai, China (Ethical number: 03). Written informed consent was obtained from the patients before inclusion. All animal experiments were conducted in accordance with the guidelines of the National Institutes of Health (NIH publication no. 8023) and approved by the Ethics Committee of Southern Medical University (L2020013).
: All authors agree to publish all data in this paper.
: RH is a founder of a small company (Vacara), which is currently developing a multiplex immune test. Other authors declare that they have no conflicts of interests.