Funding for this research was provided by:
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-11-15
Received: 14 August 2019
Accepted: 31 October 2019
First Online: 15 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The protocol was approved by independent ethics committees or institutional review boards for each center; written informed consent was obtained from each patient before any trial-related activities.
: Not applicable.
: REP’s fees for services were paid directly to AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital), a non-profit organization and therefore he has no financial relationship with the following companies, except for Sanofi. Consultancy and speaker fees from AstraZeneca, Takeda and Novo Nordisk; consultancy fees from Boehringer Ingelheim, GlaxoSmithKline, Hanmi Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Janssen Scientific Affairs LLC, Ligand Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Eli Lilly, Merck, Pfizer and Eisai, Inc.; research grant from Gilead Sciences, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Ligand Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Eli Lilly, Merck, Sanofi US LLC and Takeda. MH has received consulting fees or honoraria from AstraZeneca, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Janssen, Merck and Novo Nordisk. IL received funds for research, consulting, editorial support and/or travel expenses from: Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly, Sanofi, Astra Zeneca, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Merck, Novartis, Intarcia, MannKind, TARGETPharma, Pfizer, Valeritas and Mylan. TRP has received research support from Novo Nordisk and AstraZeneca (paid directly to the Medical University of Graz); personal fees as a consultant from AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk and Roche Diabetes Care. TRP is also the Chief Scientific Officer of CBmed (Center for Biomarker Research in Medicine), a public-funded biomarker research company. HAS and DVM are full-time employees of Novo Nordisk A/S. TM is a full-time employee of, and holds stock in, Novo Nordisk A/S. BZ has received grant support from Boehringer-Ingelheim, AstraZeneca and Novo Nordisk; and consulting fees from AstraZeneca, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Eli Lilly, Janssen, Merck, Novo Nordisk and Sanofi.