Funding for this research was provided by:
Department of Biotechnology, Government of West Bengal (DBT-TWAS Postgraduate Fellowship - 2017)
The World Academy of Sciences (DBT-TWAS Postgraduate Fellowship - 2017)
National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, India (DBT-TWAS PhD Research Scholar)
Received: 20 June 2019
Accepted: 15 October 2019
First Online: 27 November 2019
: Approval of animal experimentation protocol in this study was secured from the Institutional Animal Ethics Committee (IAEC) of ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bangalore, India, and Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA), India.
: Not applicable for this study
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.