Stereological Analysis of Liver Biopsy Histology Sections as a Reference Standard for Validating Non-Invasive Liver Fat Fraction Measurements by MRI
Tim G St Pierre, Michael J House, Sander J Bangma, Wenjie Pang, Andrew Bathgate, Eng K Gan, Oyekoya T Ayonrinde, Prithi S Bhathal, Andrew Clouston, John K Olynyk, Leon A Adams
PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2016
Resonance Health Ltd directly funded the cost of the MRI scans and the services of one pathologist who is not an author. Resonance Health Ltd provided support in the form of salaries for authors [SB, WP, AB], but did not have any additional role in the study design, analysis, or decision to publish. [WP] was involved in data collection (stereology and Hepafat-Scan (R)) and [SB, WP, AB] contributed to the preparation of the manuscript. The specific roles of these authors are articulated in the 'author contributions' section.