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Urinary Collagen Fragments Are Significantly Altered in Diabetes: A Link to Pathophysiology

David M Maahs, Justyna Siwy, Angel Argiles, Marie Cerna, Christian Delles, Anna F Dominiczak, Nathalie Gayrard, Alexander Iphoefer, Lothar Jaensch, George Jerums, Karel Medek, Harald Mischak, Gerjan J Navis, Johannes M Roob, Kasper Rossing, Peter Rossing, Ivan Rychlik, Eric Schiffer, Roland E Schmieder, Thomas C Wascher Show all

PLoS One | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2010

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported in part by grant [#LSHM-CT-2005-018733] from the EU to the PREDICTIONS (PREvention of DIabetic ComplicaTIONS) network to MC, KM, HM, GN, JMR, IR, and BW-R and by InGenious HyperCare [LSHM-CT-2006-037093] to HM and AFD. Support for this study was also provided by the National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute grants [R01 HL61753] and [R01 HL079611], Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center Clinical Investigation Core [P30 DK57516], and American Diabetes Association Post-Doctoral Fellowship [#7-09-CVD-06] to JSB and the NIDDK [K23 DK075360] to DMM. European Community's 7th Framework Programme, grant agreement HEALTH-F2-2009-241544 (SysKID). Furthermore, the Czech participants were supported in part by a Czech grant VZ MSM 0021620814. HM and PZ were partially supported by mosaiques diagnostics (MoD) (www.mosaiques-diagnostics.com). Investigators from the co-sponsoring institution (MoD) were involved in study design, data production and analysis, and interpretation of the results. Other funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.H. Mischak is co-founder and a shareholder of Mosaiques Diagnostics GmbH (Hannover, Germany). P. Zurbig, J. Siwy, and E. Schiffer are employees of Mosaiques Diagnostics GmbH. P. Rossing has served as a consultant to Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca, has received research grants from Novartis and has been a member of speakers bureaus sponsored by Novartis, Boehringer Ingelheim, and Sanofi-Aventis. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.