Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (P20GM121334, P20GM104357)
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21DK113500, F30DK127527)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (P01HL51971)
American Heart Association (903804)
Received: 12 April 2022
Accepted: 3 August 2022
First Online: 19 August 2022
: All experimental protocols were performed following the National Institutes of Health Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, 8th Edition, 2011, and approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
: Not applicable.
: LLYC is an Associate Editor of <i>Biology of Sex Differences.</i> No other conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise, are declared by the authors.