About the Authors

Bing Sun

Contributed equally to this work with: Bing Sun, Yuxin Bai

Affiliations Department of Thoracic Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Dalian Medical University, Dalian, 116011, Liaoning, China, Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Yuxin Bai

Contributed equally to this work with: Bing Sun, Yuxin Bai

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Liyuan Zhang

zhiani@126.com (LYZ); shaoshujuan2006@126.com (SJS)

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Linlin Gong

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Xiaoyu Qi

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Huizhen Li

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Faming Wang

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Xinming Chi

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Yulin Jiang

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Shujuan Shao

zhiani@126.com (LYZ); shaoshujuan2006@126.com (SJS)

Affiliation Key Laboratory for Proteomics of Liaoning Province, Dalian Medical University, Lvshun South Road No 9, Dalian, 116044, Liaoning, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: LYZ. Formal analysis: LLG XMC. Funding acquisition: SJS LYZ. Methodology: YXB. Resources: BS. Software: HZL FMW. Supervision: SJS. Validation: XYQ YLJ. Writing – original draft: LYZ. Writing – review & editing: LYZ.