About the Authors
- Katja Fall, Fang Fang, Weimin Ye, Pär Sparén, Hans-Olov Adami, Unnur Valdimarsdóttir
- Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
- Katja Fall, Lorelei A. Mucci, Meir Stampfer, Hans-Olov Adami
- Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Lorelei A. Mucci, Meir Stampfer
- Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Ove Andrén, Jan-Erik Johansson, Swen-Olof Andersson
- Örebro University Hospital, Örebro, Sweden
- Georg Klein
- The Microbiology Tumor Biology Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
- Unnur Valdimarsdóttir
- Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: KF FF LAM WY OA JEJ SOA PS GK MJS HOA UV. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: KF FF LAM WY OA JEJ SOA PS GK MJS HOA UV. Designed the experiments/the study: KF FF JEJ HOA UV. Analyzed the data: KF FF WY OA SOA. Collected data/did experiments for the study: PS. Wrote the first draft of the paper: KF FF UV. Contributed to the writing of the paper: KF FF LAM WY OA JEJ SOA PS GK MJS HOA UV. Contributed to design of study and interpretation of the data analyses; gave guidance on development of statistical models: LAM. Consultant: GK. Interpretation of data; approved the final version of the manuscript; responsible for data integrity: UV.