Funding for this research was provided by:
Instituto de Salud Carlos III
Comunidad de Madrid
Received: 25 August 2020
Accepted: 26 January 2021
First Online: 12 February 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Adipose tissue samples were obtained from healthy donor lipoaspirations after informed consent in accordance with the Helsinki Declaration of 1975 (revised in 2000). The project (PI18/01379) was approved by the Ethics Committee of Hospital Fundación Jiménez Díaz (Madrid).Heparinized peripheral blood samples from healthy donors were obtained from the Madrid Community Transfusion Centre under their Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval and their written informed consent and in compliance with the Helsinki Declaration.Mice were housed in the animal facility at CIEMAT (Madrid, Spain) (registration number 28079-21 A). All animal experimental procedures were carried out according to Spanish and European regulations (Spanish RD 53/2013 and Law 6/2013, which translate and comply with the European Directive 2010/63/UE about the use and protection of vertebrate mammals used for experimentation and other scientific purposes). The protocol was approved by the CIEMAT Animal Experimentation Ethical Committee according to the approved biosafety and bioethics guidelines (Protocol number PROEX 252-19).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.