Funding for this research was provided by:
the National Key Research and Development Plan (2016YFC1101103)
the National Natural Science Fund (81970843)
the Project for Science and Technology Innovation Plan of Southwest Hospital (SWH2017JCZD-08)
the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (31625011)
Received: 22 July 2020
Accepted: 20 October 2020
First Online: 25 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The care and maintenance of the animals conformed to the Guidelines of IACUC of the Southwest Hospital. All the animals used in this research and all experiments involving human tissues/cells were approved by the ethics committee of Southwest Hospital, Army Medical University (Third Military Medical University). Informed consent was obtained from volunteers before sample collection.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.