Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR-BTRU-2014-10074)
Arthritis Research UK (20682, 20385)
Wellcome Trust (FP7/2007-2013)
Horizon 2020 Framework Programme (693642)
IMI JU (115142-2)
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Received: 26 April 2018
Accepted: 31 July 2018
First Online: 4 September 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was approved by the North-West Haydock Ethics Committee (MREC 99/8/84) and the St Thomas’ Hospital Ethics Committee. Informed consent was obtained for sample collection and use for this study. All research included in this manuscript conforms with the Declaration of Helsinki.
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