About the Authors

Arisa Mitani

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Visualization, Writing – original draft

arisa730@m.ehime-u.ac.jp

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Takeshi Kobayashi

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology and Regenerative Medicine, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Yasuhito Hayashi

Roles Investigation, Methodology

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Natsuki Matsushita

Roles Methodology

Affiliations Division of Laboratory Animal Research, Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan, Translational Research Center, Ehime University Hospital, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Sachi Matsushita

Roles Methodology

Affiliations Translational Research Center, Ehime University Hospital, Toon, Ehime, Japan, Department of Biochemistry, Aichi Gakuin University School of Dentistry, Nagoya, Japan

Saori Nakao

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Naoko Takahira

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Atsushi Shiraishi

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon, Ehime, Japan, Translational Research Center, Ehime University Hospital, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Yuichi Ohashi

Roles Conceptualization

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon, Ehime, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.