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This study was supported by Human Genome Sciences Inc, Rockville, Maryland, USA and Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland. Geoff Marx of BioScience Communications, New York, New York, provided editorial assistance supported by HGS and Novartis. The parent study from which data were collected for this analysis was funded by Human Genome Sciences Inc and Novartis.AJT received funding support from the Duke Clinical Research Institute, the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia and the Gastroenterology Society of Australia. EJL has received research grants from Human Genome Sciences (HGS), Hoffman-LaRoche Inc, Nutley, New Jersey, and Novartis. MR-T has received research grants from Novartis and Roche and is a consultant to Roche. VKR is a consultant for HGS and Novartis. RF is a consultant for HGS. SP is a consultant for, advises and is on the speakers' bureau of HGS, Novartis and Roche. SA has received research support from and is a consultant to HGS. GRF has received funding from Novartis and Roche. YB has received grant support from and has contributed to clinical trials, is a member of speakers' bureaus and has consulted for HGS, Novartis and Roche. DRN has received research support from and is a consultant to HGS. MSS is a consultant for HGS and Novartis. SZ has received consulting fees from HGS, Novartis and Roche and lecture fees from Novartis and Roche. EP and GMS are employees of and own stock in HGS. JGMcH has received research grants from and is a consultant to HGS, Novartis and Roche. No other potential conflicts of interest relevant to this article were reported.