Proteoglycans and their functions in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Yun Zhu, Annie Lai Man Cheung, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Author contributions: Zhu Y and Cheung ALM contributed to the writing, literature review, and/or critical revision of the manuscript; Zhu Y is specially credited with design and preparation of the figures.
Supported by Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong SAR, China, No. 17111016 and No. 17100819.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors report no conflict of interest and no financial disclosures.
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Corresponding author: Annie Lai Man Cheung, BSc, PhD, Associate Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Laboratory Block, No. 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, China. email@example.com
Received: February 5, 2021
Peer-review started: February 5, 2021
First decision: March 31, 2021
Revised: April 13, 2021
Accepted: June 2, 2021
Article in press: June 2, 2021
Published online: July 24, 2021