About the Authors

Michael Gejl

mg@farm.au.dk

Affiliation Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Susanne Lerche

Affiliation Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Annette Mengel

Affiliation Department of Endocrinology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark

Niels Møller

Affiliation Department of Endocrinology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark

Bo Martin Bibby

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Kamille Smidt

Affiliation Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Birgitte Brock

Affiliations Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark

Hanne Søndergaard

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Viborg Regional Hospital, Viborg, Denmark

Hans Erik Bøtker

Affiliation Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Aarhus, Denmark

Albert Gjedde

Affiliations PET Centre, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Jens Juul Holst

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Søren Baarsgaard Hansen

Affiliation PET Centre, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark

Jørgen Rungby

Affiliations Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Endocrinology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Endocrinology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SL NM BB HEB AG JR. Performed the experiments: SL AM. Analyzed the data: MG BMB KS HS SBH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JJH. Wrote the paper: SL AM NM BMB KS BB HS HEB AG JJH SBH JR.