About the Authors

Teresa Arora

Affiliations School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, Birmingham and Black Country National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Emma Broglia

Affiliations Birmingham and Black Country National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Dunstan Pushpakumar

Affiliation School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Taha Lodhi

Affiliation School of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Shahrad Taheri

staheri@me.com

Affiliations School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, Birmingham and Black Country National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TA ST. Performed the experiments: TA EB DP TL. Analyzed the data: TA EB DP TL. Wrote the manuscript: TA. Revised the manuscript for intellectual content: EB DP TL ST.