About the Authors

Aung Win Tun

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Sakdithep Chaiyarit

Affiliation Medical Proteomics Unit, Office for Research and Development, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Supannee Kaewsutthi

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Wanphen Katanyoo

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Wanicha Chuenkongkaew

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Masayoshi Kuwano

Affiliation Laboratory of Proteome Research, National Institute of Biomedical Innovation, Osaka, Japan

Takeshi Tomonaga

Affiliation Laboratory of Proteome Research, National Institute of Biomedical Innovation, Osaka, Japan

Chayanon Peerapittayamongkol

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Visith Thongboonkerd

patcharee.ler@mahidol.ac.th (PL); thongboonkerd@dr.com (VT)

Affiliations Medical Proteomics Unit, Office for Research and Development, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Center for Research in Complex Systems Science, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Patcharee Lertrit

patcharee.ler@mahidol.ac.th (PL); thongboonkerd@dr.com (VT)

Affiliation Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AWT VT PL. Performed the experiments: AWT SC SK WK MK TT. Analyzed the data: AWT CP VT PL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VT. Wrote the paper: AWT VT PL. Clinical evaluation: WC. Initiated the research project: PL. Collected samples: PL.