Funding for this research was provided by:
Hrvatska Zaklada za Znanost (DOK-2018-01-9599, IP-2016-06-4581)
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (R01GM117446)
European Regional Development Fund (GA KK01.1.1.01.0007)
Received: 2 July 2020
Accepted: 15 October 2020
First Online: 11 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All patients included in this study provided written informed consent in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and the study was approved by the Institutional Review Board of the University of Zagreb School of Medicine (380–59–10106-17-100/94) and University Hospital Center Zagreb (02/21 AG).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests with the contents of this article.