Funding for this research was provided by:
Seoul National University Hospital (3020130050)
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Received: 17 January 2018
Accepted: 18 January 2019
First Online: 31 January 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study protocol complied with the Declaration of Helsinki and was approved by our institutional review board at Seoul National University Hospital (No. H 1605–090-762). Serum samples were provided by the kidney transplantation biorepository (H-1102-082-353) and Seoul National University Human Biobank (H-1004-037-315). We obtained informed written consent to use their samples from all participants. We have been approved by IRB to use the stored serum samples with written consent from participants.
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