Funding for this research was provided by:
Guangdong Province Universities and Colleges Pearl River Scholar Funded Scheme
Natural Science Foundation of China (81370555)
Science and Technology Project of Guangdong Province (2015B020226004)
Guangdong Provincial Natural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholar (S20120011190)
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Received: 8 October 2017
Revised: 3 January 2018
Accepted: 1 February 2018
First Online: 9 March 2018
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: Fresh liver tissues were obtained from a DCD donor for liver transplantation in the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University. The use of liver tissue samples for research purposes was approved by the Medical Ethics Committee of the Third Affiliated Hospital of SYSU, and all informed consent was obtained.
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