About the Authors

Jie Wu

Contributed equally to this work with: Jie Wu, Chuanjun Lu

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Chuanjun Lu

Contributed equally to this work with: Jie Wu, Chuanjun Lu

Affiliations College of Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou, 310014, China, Institute of Drug Synthesis and Pharmaceutical Processing, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Xue Li

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Hua Fang

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Wencheng Wan

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Qiaohong Yang

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Xiaosheng Sun

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Meiling Wang

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

Xiaohong Hu

Affiliation School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China

C.-Y. Oliver Chen

Affiliation Antioxidants Research Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, 02111, United States of America

Xiaoyong Wei

jidewowxy@163.com

Affiliations School of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, 510006, China, Antioxidants Research Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, 02111, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: XW. Performed the experiments: CL JW XL. Analyzed the data: CL JW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HF. Wrote the paper: XW JW CL XL HF WW QY XS MW XH CYOC.