About the Authors

Hall Schartum-Hansen

hlsc@helse-bergen.no

Affiliations Section for Cardiology, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, Nordic Centre of Excellence in Human Nutrition – MitoHealth, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, Department of Heart Disease, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Per M. Ueland

Affiliations Section for Pharmacology, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, Laboratory of Clinical Biochemistry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Eva R. Pedersen

Affiliation Section for Cardiology, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Klaus Meyer

Affiliation Bevital AS, Bergen, Norway

Marta Ebbing

Affiliation Department of Heart Disease, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Øyvind Bleie

Affiliation Department of Heart Disease, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Gard F. T. Svingen

Affiliation Section for Cardiology, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Reinhard Seifert

Affiliation Department of Heart Disease, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Bjørn E. Vikse

Affiliations Renal Research Group, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Ottar Nygård

Affiliations Section for Cardiology, Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, Department of Heart Disease, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HSH PMU ON. Analyzed the data: HSH PMU ERP KM ME OB GFTS RS BEV ON. Wrote the paper: HSH PMU ON. Revised manuscript critically for important intellectual content: HSH PMU ERP KM ME OB GFTS RS BEV ON.