About the Authors

Christina Catherine Dahm

ccd@soci.au.dk

Affiliations Department of Cardiology, Center for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Anders Gorst-Rasmussen

Affiliations Department of Cardiology, Center for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark

Marianne Uhre Jakobsen

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Erik Berg Schmidt

Affiliation Department of Cardiology, Center for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark

Anne Tjønneland

Affiliation Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark

Thorkild I. A. Sørensen

Affiliation Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospitals, Copenhagen, Denmark

Kim Overvad

Affiliations Department of Cardiology, Center for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Initiated and coordinated the preceding data collection: AT KO. Revision of manuscript: AG-R MUJ EBS AT TIAS KO. Conceived and designed the experiments: CCD KO. Performed the experiments: CCD AT KO. Analyzed the data: CCD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CCD AG-R EBS AT KO. Wrote the paper: CCD.