About the Authors

Elisabeth M. Lodder

Contributed equally to this work with: Elisabeth M. Lodder, Brendon P. Scicluna

Affiliation Heart Failure Research Center, Department of Experimental Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Brendon P. Scicluna

Contributed equally to this work with: Elisabeth M. Lodder, Brendon P. Scicluna

Affiliation Heart Failure Research Center, Department of Experimental Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Annalisa Milano

Affiliation Heart Failure Research Center, Department of Experimental Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Albert Y. Sun

Affiliation The Ion Channel Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Hao Tang

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Carol Ann Remme

Affiliation Heart Failure Research Center, Department of Experimental Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Perry D. Moerland

Affiliation Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Michael W. T. Tanck

Affiliation Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Geoffrey S. Pitt

Affiliation The Ion Channel Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Douglas A. Marchuk

Affiliation Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Connie R. Bezzina

C.R.Bezzina@amc.uva.nl

Affiliation Heart Failure Research Center, Department of Experimental Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EML BPS AM AYS HT CAR CRB. Performed the experiments: EML BPS AM AYS HT CAR. Analyzed the data: EML BPS AM AYS HT CAR PDM MWTT GSP DAM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GSP DAM. Wrote the paper: EML BPS CRB.