Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institutes of Health (2R01 DK074720, R01HL112788)
Narodowe Centrum Nauki (UMO-2014/14/M/NZ3/00475)
University of Louisville (Stella and Henry Endowment)
Received: 17 December 2018
Accepted: 28 February 2019
First Online: 15 March 2019
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: All patient samples were collected with the approval of the Ethics Committee at the Medical University of Bialystok and with a written informed consent form in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki.
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