Funding for this research was provided by:
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (PO2366/2–1, 387509280, SFB 1350, TP C4)
Received: 3 March 2022
Revised: 14 July 2022
Accepted: 15 August 2022
First Online: 13 September 2022
: The authors declare no competing interests.
: This study adheres to the principles set out in the Declaration of Helsinki. The probands included in our study were filtered using the database of the German Chronic Kidney Disease (GCKD) cohort which enrolled 5217 exclusively Caucasian individuals. The GCKD study is registered as a national clinical study (DRKS 00003971) and was approved by local ethics review boards of all participating institutions.