Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R01DK082766)
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Received: 24 September 2019
Accepted: 28 November 2019
First Online: 6 February 2020
Compliance with ethical standards
: The authors declare that there is no conflict of interest that could be perceived as prejudicing the impartiality of the research reported.
: The study was reviewed and approved by the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center’s Institutional Review Board, as well as the Human Subject Protection Committees at the participating hospitals and institutes in India.
: All participants provided a written informed consent for investigations.