Funding for this research was provided by:
Young Scientists Fund (81400306)
Project of Medicine and Health Science and Technology of Zhejiang Province (2014KYA175)
Project of Invigorating Health Care through Science, Technology and Education of Jiangsu Province Medical Youth Talent (QNRC2016671)
Received: 11 January 2019
Revised: 25 February 2019
Accepted: 28 February 2019
First Online: 13 March 2019
: All animals received humane care in compliance with the ‘Principles of Laboratory Animal Care’ formulated by the National Society for Medical Research and the ‘Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals’ prepared by the Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources and published by the National Institutes of Health (NIH Publication No. 86-23, revised 1996). The experiment was approved by the Committee of Animal Experiment Ethics at Nanjing Medical University.
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