Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (P50 DC 000422)
National Institute for Health Research
Received: 31 January 2022
Accepted: 10 June 2022
First Online: 27 June 2022
: UK Biobank has ethics approval from the North West Multi-centre Research Ethics Committee (MREC), as a Research Tissue Bank (RTB) approval (number 21/NW/0157). Informed consent was obtained from all participants. Use of the relevant data for this study has been approved by the UK Biobank (ID 49593).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.