About the Authors
- Samir M Parikh, Tadanori Mammoto, Aylit Schultz, Hai-Tao Yuan, S. Ananth Karumanchi, Vikas P Sukhatme
- Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- David Christiani
- Occupational Health Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
SMP, TM, DC, SAK, and VPS were responsible for hypothesis generation. SMP and AS were responsible for human data collection and analysis and for institutional review board applications. SMP and TM were responsible for manuscript preparation. SMP, TM, AS, HTY, DC, SAK, and VPS were responsible for final approval of manuscript. TM was responsible for in vitro and animal studies. AS and HTY were responsible for Ang-2 ELISA data acquisition and analysis. SMP, TM, AS, HTY, DC, SAK, and VPS were responsible for critical revision of the manuscript.