Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institutes of Health (R01CA185357)
School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University (JHU T32)
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Received: 7 August 2018
Accepted: 10 March 2019
First Online: 5 April 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The Institutional Review Boards of Johns Hopkins University approved the present study. In addition, blood samples were collected and analyzed as per institutional IRB protocol (NA00033085).
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: NA has received grant funding from Cepheid and Astex and has served as a consultant to Ethicon. NA has licensed methylation Biomarkers (<i>BNC1</i> and <i>ADAMTS1)</i> to Cepheid <i>Inc</i>. All other authors declare that they have no competing interests.
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