Dihydromyricetin ameliorates chronic liver injury by reducing pyroptosis
Quan-Cheng Cheng, Xin-Wei Deng, Huai-Cun Liu, Hui-Ru Ding, Xuan Fang, Jian-Wei Wang, Chun-Hua Chen, Wei-Guang Zhang, Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing 100191, China
Jing Fan, Xin Hua Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 202155, China
Author contributions: Cheng QC and Fan J performed the majority of experiments and analyzed the data; Fang X and Chen CH typeset the figures; Deng XW, Liu HC, Wang JW and Ding HR participated equally in treatment of the animals; Zhang WG designed and coordinated the research; Cheng QC wrote the paper.
Supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81873769; and Beijing Municipal Natural Science Foundation, No. 7162098.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the Biomedical Ethics Committee of Peking University Institutional Review Board, No. LA2017100.
Institutional animal care and use committee statement: All procedures involving animals were reviewed and approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of the Peking University, No. SCXK 2016-0010.
Conflict-of-interest statement: There is no conflict of interest in this study.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
ARRIVE guidelines statement: The authors have read the ARRIVE guidelines, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the ARRIVE guidelines.
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Corresponding author: Wei-Guang Zhang, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Peking University Health Science Center, No. 38 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100191, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: May 19, 2020
Peer-review started: May 19, 2020
First decision: July 29, 2020
Revised: July 30, 2020
Accepted: August 29, 2020
Article in press: August 29, 2020
Published online: November 7, 2020