About the Authors

Roberto Stasi
Department of Medical Sciences, Ospedale “Regina Apostolorum,” Albano Laziale, Rome, Italy

Sergio Amadori
Department of Hematology, University of Rome “Tor Vergata,” Rome, Italy

John Osborn
Department of Public Health Science, University of Rome “La Sapienza,” Rome, Italy

Adrian C Newland, Drew Provan
Department of Haematology, St Bartholomew's & The Royal London School of Medicine & Dentistry, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

roberto.stasi@uniroma2.it

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

RS and SA designed the study and performed research. RS, JO, ACN, and DP analyzed the data. ACN and DP contributed to writing the paper.