Human liver chimeric mouse model based on diphtheria toxin-induced liver injury
Xiao-Nan Ren, Rong-Rong Ren, Hua Yang, Bo-Yin Qin, Xiu-Hua Peng, Li-Xiang Chen, Shun Li, Meng-Jiao Yuan, Chao Wang, Xiao-Hui Zhou, Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, Fudan University, Shanghai 201508, China
Xiao-Hui Zhou, Key Laboratory of Medical Molecular Virology, Ministry of Education and Health, Fudan University, Shanghai 201508, China
Author contributions: Ren XN and Zhou XH designed the experiments; Ren XN, Ren RR and Yang H performed the majority of experiments; Ren XN and Zhou XH analyzed the data; Qin BY, Peng XH, Chen LX, Yuan MJ and Wang C contributed to genotyping; Ren XN and Zhou XH wrote the paper; Li S revised the paper.
Supported by Shanghai Science and Technology Development Foundation Project, No. 12140900300; Shanghai Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning Project, No. 20144Y0073; Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center Project, No. 2014M08; and National Science and Technology Major Project, No. 2017ZX10304402-001-012.
Institutional animal care and use committee statement: All procedures involving animals were reviewed and approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center Affiliated to Fudan University.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No conflicts of interest exist in this study.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Correspondence to: Xiao-Hui Zhou, MD, PhD, Professor, Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, Fudan University, 2901 Caolang Road, Jin Shan District, Shanghai 201508, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: January 25, 2017
Peer-review started: February 1, 2017
First decision: March 16, 2017
Revised: April 1, 2017
Accepted: June 1, 2017
Article in press: June 1, 2017
Published online: July 21, 2017