Funding for this research was provided by:
Postdoctoral Research Foundation of China (2020M683128)
National Natural Science Foundation of China (82100648, 81870404, 81670518, 81170392)
Chinese Foundation for Hepatitis Prevention and Control (TQGB20140083)
Guangdong Medical Research Foundation (A2019496)
Received: 15 June 2022
Accepted: 13 October 2022
First Online: 28 November 2022
: The study protocol was approved by the ethics committee of the First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University and written informed consent was acquired from all participants.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare no conflict of interest.