Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (81702735, 81773251)
National Key R&D Program of China (2018YFA0900902)
Received: 10 August 2021
Accepted: 18 October 2021
First Online: 29 October 2021
: All HCC patients gave written informed consent on the use of clinical specimens for medical research. The relevant clinical sample collection and animal experiments for this study were approved by the Committee on Ethics of Medicine, Navy Military Medical University (Shanghai, China).
: All authors reviewed and approved the final manuscript. All authors supported publication of this manuscript.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.