About the Authors

Henrika Jodeleit

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Department of General, Visceral und Transplantation Surgery, Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, Munich, Germany

Lisa Milchram

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH (AIT), Giefinggasse, Wien, Austria

Regina Soldo

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH (AIT), Giefinggasse, Wien, Austria

Gabriel Beikircher

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH (AIT), Giefinggasse, Wien, Austria

Silvia Schönthaler

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH (AIT), Giefinggasse, Wien, Austria

Omar Al-amodi

Roles Investigation

Affiliation Department of General, Visceral und Transplantation Surgery, Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, Munich, Germany

Eckhard Wolf

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Project administration

Affiliation Institute of Molecular Animal Breeding and Biotechnology, Laboratory for Functional Genome Analysis (LAFUGA), Gene Center, LMU Munich, Munich, Germany

Florian Beigel

Roles Resources

Affiliation Department of Medicine II, Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilian University Munich, München, Germany

Andreas Weinhäusel

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors are joint senior authors on this work.

Affiliation Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH (AIT), Giefinggasse, Wien, Austria

Matthias Siebeck

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Project administration

Affiliation Department of General, Visceral und Transplantation Surgery, Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, Munich, Germany

Roswitha Gropp

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Supervision, Visualization, Writing – original draft

roswitha.gropp@med.uni-muenchen.de

‡ These authors are joint senior authors on this work.

Affiliation Department of General, Visceral und Transplantation Surgery, Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, Munich, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors Andreas Weinhäusel, Regina Soldo, Lisa Milchram and Gabriel Beikircher are employees of the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT). The funder provided support in the form of salaries for authors [L.M., R.S., G.B., A.W.], but did not have any additional role in the study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript. This does not alter our adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.