About the Authors

Roberto Bassi

Contributed equally to this work with: Roberto Bassi, Monika A. Niewczas

Affiliations Nephrology Division, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America, Transplant Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Monika A. Niewczas

Contributed equally to this work with: Roberto Bassi, Monika A. Niewczas

Affiliation Section on Genetics and Epidemiology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America

Luigi Biancone

Affiliation San Giovanni Battista Hospital and University of Turin, Division of Nephrology, Dialysis, and Transplantation, Turin, Italy

Stefania Bussolino

Affiliation San Giovanni Battista Hospital and University of Turin, Division of Nephrology, Dialysis, and Transplantation, Turin, Italy

Sai Merugumala

Affiliation Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas, Austin, TX, United States of America

Sara Tezza

Affiliation Nephrology Division, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America

Francesca D’Addio

Affiliations Nephrology Division, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America, Transplant Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Moufida Ben Nasr

Affiliation Nephrology Division, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America

Alessandro Valderrama-Vasquez

Affiliation Transplant Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Vera Usuelli

Affiliation Transplant Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Valentina De Zan

Affiliation Universita’ Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Basset El Essawy

Affiliation Medicine, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt

Massimo Venturini

Affiliation Radiology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy

Antonio Secchi

Affiliations Transplant Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy, Universita’ Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Francesco De Cobelli

Affiliations Universita’ Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy, Radiology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy

Alexander Lin

Affiliation Center for Clinical Spectroscopy, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America

Anil Chandraker

Affiliation Transplantation Research Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America

Paolo Fiorina

paolo.fiorina@childrens.harvard.edu

Affiliations Nephrology Division, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America, Transplant Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: RB PF MAN AC AL SM. Data curation: RB PF AL SM ST MBN FD. Formal analysis: RB MAN SM AL AC. Funding acquisition: PF AC AL. Investigation: RB MAN LB SM ST FD MBN AVV VU VDZ BEE AS FDC AL. Methodology: RB MAN PF. Project administration: RB PF MAN SM AL AC. Resources: PF RB LB SB. Software: RB MAN. Supervision: AC AL AC BL. Validation: RB MAN LB SM ST FD MBN AVV VU VDZ BEE AS FDC AL. Writing – original draft: RB MAN PF. Writing – review & editing: RB MAN LB SM ST FD MBN AVV VU VDZ BEE MV AS FDC AL AC PF.