Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81472083)
Received: 9 October 2020
Accepted: 26 February 2021
First Online: 12 March 2021
: The present study was approved by the ethics committee of the Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (No: IORG0003571). Written informed consent for participation in the present study was obtained from each patient prior to collecting the bone marrow samples. All animal care and experimental procedures were in accordance with local and international guidelines on the ethical use of animals and were approved by the University Animal Welfare Committee, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology.
: Not applicable.
: The authors indicated no potential conflicts of interest.