About the Authors

Nguyen Thuy Duong

Affiliations Wolfson Centre for Inherited Neuromuscular Disease, RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, United Kingdom, Institute of Genome Research (IGR), Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), Hanoi, Vietnam

Glenn E. Morris

Affiliations Wolfson Centre for Inherited Neuromuscular Disease, RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, United Kingdom, Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Le Thanh Lam

Affiliation Wolfson Centre for Inherited Neuromuscular Disease, RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, United Kingdom

Qiuping Zhang

Affiliation Cardiovascular Division, James Black Centre, King’s College, London, United Kingdom

Caroline A. Sewry

Affiliations Wolfson Centre for Inherited Neuromuscular Disease, RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, United Kingdom, Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Institute for Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Catherine M. Shanahan

Affiliation Cardiovascular Division, James Black Centre, King’s College, London, United Kingdom

Ian Holt

ian.holt@rjah.nhs.uk

Affiliations Wolfson Centre for Inherited Neuromuscular Disease, RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, United Kingdom, Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GEM NTD QZ CMS IH. Performed the experiments: NTD LTL IH. Analyzed the data: NTD GEM LTL QZ CAS CMS IH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: QZ CAS CMS. Wrote the paper: GEM QZ CMS IH.