About the Authors

Jonas D. Finger

FingerJ@rki.de

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Health Monitoring, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany

Thorkild Tylleskär

Affiliation Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Thomas Lampert

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Health Monitoring, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany

Gert B. M. Mensink

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Health Monitoring, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GM. Analyzed the data: JF TT TL GM. Wrote the paper: JD TT TL GM.