About the Authors

Jian Qian

Contributed equally to this work with: Jian Qian, Hai Zhou, Jiawei Chen

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Hai Zhou

Contributed equally to this work with: Jian Qian, Hai Zhou, Jiawei Chen

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Jiawei Chen

Contributed equally to this work with: Jian Qian, Hai Zhou, Jiawei Chen

Affiliation Department of Pediatric Surgery, Qiluhospital Shandong University, Jinan, China

Qi Ding

Affiliation Department of Urology, The Changshu Hospital Affiliated to Suzhou University, Changshu, China

Qiang Cao

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Chao Qin

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Pengfei Shao

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Pu Li

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Hongzhou Cai

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Xiaoxin Meng

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Xiaobing Ju

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Meilin Wang

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Genetic Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Zhengdong Zhang

Affiliation Department of Molecular and Genetic Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Jie Li

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Lixin Hua

drcjyin@gmail.com (CY); hlx5858@163.com (LH)

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Changjun Yin

drcjyin@gmail.com (CY); hlx5858@163.com (LH)

Affiliation State Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CQ LH CY JQ. Performed the experiments: JQ HZ JC QD PL HC. Analyzed the data: JQ HZ QC PS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MW ZZ XM XJ JL LH CY. Wrote the paper: JQ HZ JC.