About the Authors
Centre for Clinical and Basic Research, IRCCS San Raffaele Pisana, Rome, Italy
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
San Raffaele Sulmona, L'Aquila, Italy
Unit of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Ospedale S. Eugenio and CTO A. Alesini, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: CM DL. Performed the experiments: CM DP ML FF CC LG DL. Analyzed the data: CM DP ML FF MC M. Fini M. Federici PS GD AB GMR AF DL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: M. Fini DL. Wrote the paper: CM DP MC CC LG DL. Performed several nitric oxide measurements and cell biology experiments: MT.