About the Authors

Vitaly Ryu

Affiliation Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Institute, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States of America

Christoph Buettner

christoph.buettner@mssm.edu

Affiliation Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Institute, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

I have read the journal's policy and one of the authors of this manuscript has the following competing interest: CB has consulted for Novo Nordisk and received research support from Pfizer.