About the Authors

Joshua Denham, Brendan J. O’Brien, Scott A. Nankervis, Jack T. Harvey, Francine Z. Marques, Fadi J. Charchar
School of Health Sciences, University of Ballarat, Mt Helen, Australia

Christopher P. Nelson, Matthew Denniff, Veryan Codd, Nilesh J. Samani, Maciej Tomaszewski, Fadi J. Charchar
Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester and National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom

Ewa Zukowska-Szczechowska
Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Nephrology, Medical University of Silesia, Zabrze, Poland

Corresponding Author

f.charchar@ballarat.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FJC MT NJS EZ. Performed the experiments: JD VC SAN MD. Analyzed the data: JD VC CPN JH FJC MT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NJS MT EZ. Wrote the paper: JD BJO FZM VC JH MT FJC CPN.