About the Authors

Karl Michaëlsson

karl.michaelsson@surgsci.uu.se

Affiliations Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Orthopaedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Liisa Byberg

Affiliations Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Orthopaedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Anders Ahlbom

Affiliation The Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Håkan Melhus

Affiliations Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Clinical Pharmacology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Bahman Y. Farahmand

Affiliation The Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KM BF. Performed the experiments: KM BF. Analyzed the data: KM BF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KM BF AA. Wrote the paper: KM LB AA HM BF.