Funding for this research was provided by:
Universität Regensburg (Reform C program)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie-Herz und Kreislaufforschung. (Clinician Scientist program)
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Ma1982/5-1, SFB 1350 TPA6, WA 2539/4-1, 5-1, 7-1, 8-1)
Received: 3 August 2020
Accepted: 12 August 2020
First Online: 28 August 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was approved by the ethics committee of the University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany. Informed consent was obtained from each individual previous to study inclusion, who participated in the whole-blood RNA expression study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.