About the Authors

Soraya Allas

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Visualization, Writing – original draft

allas@alz-pharma.com

Affiliation Alizé Pharma, Ecully, France

Assumpta Caixàs

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Parc Taulí Hospital Universitari, Institut d’Investigació in Innovació Parc Taulí I3PT, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Sabadell, Spain

Christine Poitou

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Nutrition, Institute of Cardiometabolism and Nutrition, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Muriel Coupaye

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Nutrition, Institute of Cardiometabolism and Nutrition, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France

Denise Thuilleaux

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Rare Diseases, Marin Hospital, Hendaye, France

Françoise Lorenzini

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Rangueil Hospital, Toulouse, France

Gwenaëlle Diene

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Endocrinology, Bone Diseases, Genetics, and Gynaecology, Children's Hospital, Toulouse, France

Antonino Crinò

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Autoimmune Endocrine Diseases Unit, Bambino Gesù, Research Hospital, Palidoro, Rome, Italy

Frédéric Illouz

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Angers’ Hospital, Angers, France

Graziano Grugni

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Division of Auxology, Istituto Auxologico Italiano Piancavallo, Verbania, Italy

Diane Potvin

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology

Affiliation Excelsus Statistics, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Sarah Bocchini

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Autoimmune Endocrine Diseases Unit, Bambino Gesù, Research Hospital, Palidoro, Rome, Italy

Thomas Delale

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Visualization, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Alizé Pharma, Ecully, France

Thierry Abribat

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Alizé Pharma, Ecully, France

Maithé Tauber

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Endocrinology, Bone Diseases, Genetics, and Gynaecology, Children's Hospital, Toulouse, France, INSERM U1043, Centre de Physiopathologie de Toulouse-Purpan, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France

Competing Interests

SA and TD are employees of Alizé Pharma. AC, CP, MC, DT, FL, GD, AC, FI, GG, and SB were investigators on the trial and received research support from Alizé Pharma. DP is owner of Excelsus Statistics Inc. and received consulting fees from Alizé Pharma. TA holds shares of Alizé Pharma. MT was coordinating principal investigator on the trial and received research support and consulting fees from Alizé Pharma. These affiliations do not alter our adherence to all PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.