About the Authors

Tomoko Kondo

Contributed equally to this work with: Tomoko Kondo, Yuki Kondo

Affiliations Department of Clinical Chemistry and Informatics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Kagoshima University Hospital, Kagoshima, Japan

Yuki Kondo

Contributed equally to this work with: Tomoko Kondo, Yuki Kondo

ykondo@kumamoto-u.ac.jp

Affiliation Department of Clinical Chemistry and Informatics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan

Yuji Orita

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan

Fumi Mitarai

Affiliation Department of Clinical Chemistry and Informatics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan

Yoichi Ishitsuka

Affiliation Department of Clinical Chemistry and Informatics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan

Mitsuru Irikura

Affiliation Laboratory of Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Daiichi University, Fukuoka, Japan

Yoshihiro Shimodozono

Affiliation Laboratory of Drug Informatics, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyusyu University of Health and Welfare, Nobeoka, Japan

Tsutomu Douchi

Affiliation Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan

Yasuo Takeda

Affiliation Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Kagoshima University Hospital, Kagoshima, Japan

Tetsumi Irie

Affiliations Department of Clinical Chemistry and Informatics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan, Center for Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YK TK TI. Performed the experiments: TK FM YO YK. Analyzed the data: TK YK YI MI YS TD YT TI. Wrote the paper: YK TK TI.