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Received: 9 May 2017
Accepted: 29 August 2017
First Online: 29 September 2017
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: JRC: research grants and consulting fees from UCB Pharma, Janssen, CORRONA, Amgen, Pfizer, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Crescendo Bioscience. CH: Medical Director at Mylan, former employee of UCB Pharma. MNN: employee of UCB Pharma. COB: employee of UCB Pharma. YY: research grants from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Genentech, Celgene; consulting fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene, Samumed.
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