About the Authors

Yuan Zhang

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Software, Visualization, Writing – original draft

Affiliation School of Public Health, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China

Hongxi Yang

Roles Software, Visualization

Affiliations School of Public Health, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China, Department of Biostatistics, Yale School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Shu Li

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliation School of Public Health, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China

Wei-dong Li

Roles Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Genetics, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China

Yaogang Wang

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Validation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

YaogangWANG@tmu.edu.cn

Affiliation School of Public Health, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.