About the Authors
- Takeshi Azuma, Gefeng Zhu, Haiying Xu, A. Cecilia Rietz, Charles G. Drake, Lieping Chen
- Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
- Eric L. Matteson
- Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: TA GZ HX ACR CD EM LC. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: TA GZ HX ACR CD EM LC. Designed the experiments/the study: TA CD LC. Analyzed the data: TA GZ HX ACR LC. Collected data/did experiments for the study: HX ACR CD LC. Enrolled patients: EM. Wrote the first draft of the paper: TA LC. Contributed to the writing of the paper: TA EM LC.