About the Authors

Meng-Bo Hu

Affiliations Department of Urology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Urology Research Institute, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Sheng-Hua Liu

Affiliations Department of Urology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Urology Research Institute, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Hao-Wen Jiang

haowenj@gmail.com (HWJ); qiangd_urol@126.com (QD)

Affiliations Department of Urology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Urology Research Institute, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Pei-De Bai

Affiliations Department of Urology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Urology Research Institute, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Qiang Ding

haowenj@gmail.com (HWJ); qiangd_urol@126.com (QD)

Affiliations Department of Urology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Urology Research Institute, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MBH HWJ QD. Performed the experiments: MBH SHL PDB. Analyzed the data: MBH SHL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MBH SHL. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MBH SHL HWJ PDB QD.