Funding for this research was provided by:
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JPMJSC1812, JPMJSC1812)
Received: 12 November 2021
Accepted: 15 July 2022
First Online: 25 July 2022
: This research protocol was approved by the local ethics committee of the Tokyo University of Technology (approval no. E20HS-038) and Dokkyo Medical University (approval no. 2021-011), in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki. Prior to conducting our study, we will obtain participants’ written informed consent and assure them of their right to withdraw their consent at any time, for any reason.
: At registration, we will obtain participants’ consent for publication. When a participant withdraws consent, we will exclude their data from the published data.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests. YW received research funding from Xenoma Inc., associated with the Cooperative Research and Development Agreement. SI received research funding from Xenoma Inc., as a donation to Dokkyo Medical University.