Funding for this research was provided by:
IZKF Erlangen (J67)
Received: 3 August 2018
Accepted: 18 October 2018
First Online: 5 November 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All samples were collected upon approval by the local ethics committee (number: 3779/138_17B) and patients’ informed consent.
: Not applicable.
: R.K. and M.L. are employed by Amgen Research (Munich) GmbH. C.D.S. is employed by Amgen Inc. R.J., A.M., and D.M. were supported by research funding from Amgen Inc. The remaining authors declare no conflict of interest.
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