About the Authors

Christina B. Dillon

c.dillon@ucc.ie

Affiliation HRB Centre for Diet and Health Research, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

Anthony P. Fitzgerald

Affiliations Department of Epidemiology & Public Health, University College Cork, Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Ireland, Department of Statistics, University College Cork, Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Ireland

Patricia M. Kearney

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology & Public Health, University College Cork, Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Ireland

Ivan J. Perry

Affiliation HRB Centre for Diet and Health Research, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

Kirsten L. Rennie

Affiliation School of Life and Medical Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9AB, United Kingdom

Robert Kozarski

Affiliation School of Life and Medical Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9AB, United Kingdom

Catherine M. Phillips

Affiliation HRB Centre for Diet and Health Research, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CD IP PK CP. Performed the experiments: CD CP AF IP PK KR RK. Analyzed the data: CD CP AF KR RK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CD CP AF IP PK KR RK. Wrote the paper: CD. Reviewed the manuscript: CP AF IP PK KR RK.