Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81701175, 81770500, 81870580)
Guangdong Basic and Applied Basic Research Foundation (2019A1515011574)
Finance fund for science and technology special competitive allocation project of Zhanjiang city (2016A01014)
Received: 28 December 2019
Revised: 28 May 2020
Accepted: 8 June 2020
First Online: 29 June 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All animal studies were conducted according to our previously published protocol [CitationRef removed] and were approved by the Laboratory Animal Care and Use Committees at Guangdong Medical University (Protocol No. GDY1701032). All procedures were performed in accordance with the Guangdong Medical University’s guidelines.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.