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Nature 581, 263-264 (2020)


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  • Update 16 July 2020: This article has been updated with additional information about the author’s competing interests.


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Competing Interests

The author has a financial interest in Xbiotech, a company developing therapeutic human antibodies. The author's interests were reviewed and are managed by Brigham and Women's Hospital and Partners HealthCare in accordance with their conflict of interest policies. The author is also an unpaid consultant to, or involved in clinical trials for, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Esperion Therapeutics, Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Kowa Pharmaceuticals, Novartis, Pfizer, Sanofi-Regeneron and XBiotech. He is a member of scientific advisory boards for Amgen, Corvidia Therapeutics, DalCor Pharmaceuticals, Kowa Pharmaceuticals, Olatec Therapeutics, Medimmune, Novartis and XBiotech. He serves on the board of XBiotech. His laboratory has received research funding in the past two years from Novartis.


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