Funding for this research was provided by:
Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung (Else Kröner Memorial Stipendium)
Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Klinische Forschung, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen (Clinician Scientist Programme)
ELAN fund, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen
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Received: 16 January 2020
Accepted: 24 February 2020
First Online: 4 March 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Displayed patient data (Fig. InternalRef removed) were acquired within approved study protocols by the local Ethical Review Board of the FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg and registered at ExternalRef removed (ID: NCT03490214, NCT02622139).
: Consent for publication was obtained.
: APR and FK patent pending (EP 19 163 304.9). APR and FK received travel support by iThera Medical GmbH, Germany. JC is an employee from iThera Medical GmbH, Germany.