Persistent obstructive pulmonary illness (COPD) is attributable to publicity to tobacco smoke, biomass gasoline, bacterial colonization, small airway reworking and fibrosis, power bronchial asthma and genetic causes reminiscent of alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency.1 Exacerbations in COPD are episodes of acute irritation, generally following a viral and/or bacterial an infection,1–3 however can produce other causes reminiscent of air air pollution and irritants, allergens and adjustments in air temperature. Exacerbations typically result in lowered bodily exercise, poor high quality of life, hospitalization and repeated programs of oral corticosteroids and/or antibiotics.2,4–8 Commonplace of care therapy just isn’t all the time totally efficient, and the time course of restoration may be variable and prolonged, with lung operate and signs bettering at completely different charges. Importantly, a big proportion of sufferers who expertise a COPD exacerbation are extra vulnerable to a recurrent exacerbation occasion,9,10 and subsequent occasions are sometimes extra extreme and related to worse outcomes.11 Due to this fact, there may be an unmet want for novel therapies that may successfully deal with and enhance restoration from acute exacerbations.
Phosphoinositide 3-kinase δ (PI3Kδ), is a lipid kinase expressed solely in leukocytes the place it regulates activation, proliferation and performance of a number of cell sorts, by way of phosphorylation of AKT.12 Nemiralisib (GSK2269557) is a potent and extremely selective inhaled PI3Kδ inhibitor.13,14 The PI3Kδ pathway is upregulated in blood neutrophils and lung tissue derived from COPD sufferers.15,16 Furthermore, people with inherited activating mutations in PI3Kδ show profound immune defects together with recurrent respiratory infections.17–19 As COPD exacerbations are sometimes triggered by lung infections, PI3Kδ inhibitors could present therapeutic profit by way of their distinctive potential to enhance neutrophil immune operate by correcting the aberrant directionality of chemotaxis noticed in COPD neutrophils,20 and by inhibiting inflammatory mediator launch.21 Each of those facets of neutrophil operate should not recognized to be addressed by corticosteroids.
Useful respiratory imaging (FRI) is an rising approach for the evaluation of alterations in lung operate.22 The core function of FRI is that native measurements of airway volumes and resistance may be carried out, whereas standard lung operate incorporates the entire respiratory system right into a single quantity. Of the parameters derived, particular imaging airways quantity (siVaw) has proven important correlation with pressured expiratory quantity in 1 sec (FEV1) and affected person reported outcomes in each steady and acutely exacerbating sufferers.23,24 The siVaw has additionally proven promise in demonstrating drug-induced enhancements in lung operate utilizing pattern sizes far smaller than usually required in FEV1-focused trials,25 and was not too long ago used to foretell the onset of an exacerbation,26 therefore it was chosen as the first endpoint for the present trial.
This examine evaluated the consequences of inhaled nemiralisib, given along with commonplace of care therapy, in COPD sufferers presenting with a reasonable or extreme acute exacerbation utilizing a mixture of FRI and traditional lung operate strategies. To our information, this examine is the primary time a PI3Kδ inhibitor has been evaluated on this affected person inhabitants.
Research Design and Sufferers
This was a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel group examine that evaluated the consequences of nemiralisib (1 mg) along with commonplace of care in COPD sufferers recruited from secondary care in 5 European nations between March 2015 and January 2016 (Figure 1A).
Determine 1 Research schematic (Panel A) and trial profile (Panel B).
Abbreviation: HRCT, excessive decision computed tomography.
Eligible sufferers have been male or feminine, aged 40–80 years with a longtime 6-month historical past of COPD,1 a beforehand documented post-bronchodilator FEV1/pressured important capability (FVC) ratio of <0.70, an FEV1 ≤80% of predicted values,27 a smoking historical past of ≥10 pack years and a identified acute exacerbation of COPD requiring escalation in remedy together with each antibiotics and oral corticosteroids. An acute exacerbation was outlined as described by Seemungal et al,9 as a latest change in no less than two main and one minor symptom, one main and two minor signs, or all 3 main signs. Exclusion standards included sufferers with invasive mechanical air flow or hemodynamic instability, important coronary heart failure or pneumonia (detailed in NCT02294734).
Written knowledgeable consent was obtained from every affected person. The examine (GSK protocol: PII116678) was carried out in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and related ethics committee/institutional assessment boards and regulatory authorities reviewed and authorised the examine, detailed in Supplementary Materials, Appendix 1.
Sufferers presenting with an acute exacerbation of COPD at an outpatient clinic, emergency division, or who had been hospitalized for his or her exacerbation have been invited to take part. The “baseline” measurements for this examine have been carried out on the presentation/onset of the exacerbation.
Over a brief screening interval (as much as 3 days), baseline assessments have been carried out together with medical historical past, security assessments, lung operate exams and FRI utilizing low dose excessive decision computed tomography (LD-HRCT).
Commonplace of care therapy (a mixture of antibiotics and systemic corticosteroids to all topics) was began after prognosis, although might have been began shortly earlier than formal prognosis. The LD-HRCT scan was carried out on the earliest alternative, inside 48 h of prognosis. Sufferers have been then randomized 1:1 to obtain 84 days therapy with nemiralisib (1 mg) or placebo. Sufferers continued to make use of their regular upkeep remedy all through the examine. First dose administration came about inside 24 h of finishing the LD-HRCT scan. Each energetic and placebo therapies have been administered by way of the DISKUS dry powder inhaler, containing nemiralisib because the hemisuccinate salt, GSK2269557H, in a lactose monohydrate mix and placebo containing lactose monohydrate (GSK, Ware, UK). Throughout therapy, sufferers attended examine visits as outlined in Figure 1A.
LD-HRCT scans (1–2 mSv per scan) have been carried out at each complete lung capability (TLC) and useful residual capability (FRC) at baseline and after 12 and 28 days of therapy. Throughout LD-HRCT measurements, sufferers wore a nostril clip and TLC and FRC lung volumes have been decided with a handheld spirometer (Spirostik™ by Geratherm® Respiratory). Anonymized scans have been despatched to FLUIDDA nv, (Kontich, Belgium) for evaluation. All airways current in every scan have been analyzed until in any other case acknowledged. Additional particulars of the methodology may be present in Supplementary Methods.
Full lung operate together with spirometry, plethysmography and diffusion capability have been measured on the clinic inside 48 h of beginning therapy for outpatients or previous to discharge for hospitalized sufferers, and subsequently on Days 28 and 84 of therapy. The next assessments have been additionally made through the examine: day by day FEV1 and peak expiratory circulation (PEF), the COPD Evaluation Check (CAT),28 and the modified Medical Analysis Council Dyspnea Scale (mMRC),29 important indicators, electrocardiograph (ECG) and routine laboratory exams, and blood sampling for PK evaluation. See the Supplementary Methods for additional methodology particulars.
The first endpoint was the change from baseline in siVaw after 28 days of therapy. Different LD-HRCT endpoints have been secondary endpoints (particulars in Supplementary Methods). Additional scientific endpoints have been change from baseline in lung operate parameters, CAT and mMRC scores, reliever treatment use, variety of therapy failures and exacerbation charges (see Supplementary Methods for additional particulars), security and PK parameters.
Desk 3 Placebo Corrected Modifications in Secondary LD-HRCT Endpoints
We utilized information from a now revealed information set from the same inhabitants which describes a between-subject commonplace deviation of 0.145 (pure logarithmic scale) in siVaw; the first endpoint of this examine.30 A pattern dimension of roughly 50 topics finishing each publish dose HRCT scans per arm was estimated to be enough to declare success on the finish of the examine; exact assumptions and calculations are described within the Supplementary Methods.
The examine was not designed to formally take a look at any speculation, this was an exploratory examine to estimate the consequences of nemiralisib on quite a lot of useful imaging endpoints; due to this fact, the first endpoint, siVaw, was analyzed utilizing a Bayesian repeated measures mannequin. The siVaw values have been loge reworked previous to evaluation. The pre-dose siVaw values have been grouped right into a separate therapy arm and have been fitted as a time level within the mannequin, permitting modelling of lacking information factors. Remedy by time by lobe/area was fitted as a three-way interplay. Age, gender and BMI have been fitted as covariates in all fashions. Adjusted posterior medians and 95% credible intervals (Cr I) have been constructed for every of the therapy arms at each time factors, along with the comparability of nemiralisib/placebo. Particular posterior chances that the true therapy distinction is bigger than specified portions have been produced. Additional particulars on the statistical evaluation of different endpoints can be found within the Supplementary Methods.
Affected person Traits and Security
Desk 1 Baseline Traits
Hostile occasions (AEs) have been reported by 41 (65%) sufferers within the placebo group and 49 (78%) sufferers within the nemiralisib group (Table 2). Probably the most generally reported AEs have been cough, worsening COPD and headache. Cough was reported extra generally with nemiralisib (22 (35%)) than with placebo (2 (3%)), and in 20 (out of the 22) sufferers cough was assessed as associated to therapy. There have been no clinically important irregular laboratory outcomes, important indicators or ECGs in comparison between teams.
Desk 2 Abstract of Hostile Occasions
Major Endpoint: Particular Airway Quantity (siVaw) as Measured by LD-HRCT
When evaluating nemiralisib and placebo-treated sufferers, an 18% enhance from baseline in distal siVaw measured at FRC on Day 28 was noticed (posterior median ratio from baseline, 95% Cr I (−1%, 42%); Figure 2). The likelihood that the true therapy ratio was >0% (Pr(θ>0)) was 96%, suggestive of an actual therapy impact. This enhance in siVaw represented a ten% enhance within the nemiralisib group (95% Cr I (−4%, 27%)) and a 7% decline within the placebo group (95% Cr I (−19%, 8%)). Day 28 siVaw values at FRC within the nemiralisib-treated group indicated higher enhancements throughout all lung lobes in contrast with placebo. From Day 12 to Day 28 outcomes confirmed continued enchancment over time on this parameter (Figure 3).
Determine 2 Median % change from baseline in distal area siVaw at FRC after 28 days.
Abbreviations: siVaw, particular imaging airway quantity; FRC, useful residual capability.
Determine 3 Placebo-corrected change in siVaw at FRC after 12 and 28 days of therapy with nemiralisib.
There have been no notable adjustments in siVaw measured at TLC in any areas of the lung, probably reflective of COPD sufferers affected by issue with expiration relatively than inspiration.
Notably, the advance in distal airway volumes was additionally accompanied by a discount in particular imaging airway resistance (siRaw) and particular imaging airway wall thickness (siVaww) within the distal areas of the lung, in addition to a discount within the low attenuation rating (LAS), a marker of hyperinflation, and an elevated airflow to the decrease lobes, as indicated by inner airflow lobar distribution (IALD) (Table 3). Due to this fact, enchancment in a number of imaging parameters in nemiralisib-treated sufferers in contrast with placebo was demonstrated.
Secondary Endpoints: Lung Operate Parameters as Measured by Spirometry
A 107.3 mL (95% Cr I (−2.1, 215.5)) enchancment in posterior median FEV1 (change from baseline) was noticed on the finish of 84 days’ therapy with nemiralisib, in contrast with placebo (Figure 4, Panel A), suggesting that exacerbating sufferers on energetic therapy demonstrated an improved restoration in lung operate. This was additional supported by an enchancment within the median ratio from baseline in particular airway conductance (sGaw) in nemiralisib-treated sufferers over 84 days, with the most important placebo-corrected ratio noticed at Day 28 (1.215 (95% Cr I (1.011, 1.458))) (Determine 4, Panel B); the ratio at Day 84 was 1.068 (95% Cr I (0.902, 1.262)). Curiously, a post-hoc evaluation break up by index exacerbation severity, confirmed that sufferers hospitalized for his or her acute exacerbation improved most from therapy with nemiralisib. This was constantly proven for each FEV1 and sGaw (placebo-corrected posterior median change from baseline at Day 84 for hospitalized topics: FEV1=305.8 mL (95% Cr I (130.4, 476.9)); sGaw=1.45 1/kPa*s (95% Cr I (1.05, 2.02))) (Figure 4, Panels A and B). Rescue treatment use was increased with nemiralisib than placebo (post-hoc abstract; Table S1, Supplementary Materials).
Secondary Endpoints: Affected person Reported Outcomes and Re-Exacerbations
Imply CAT rating decreased from baseline by a median of three factors (improved well being standing) at Day 84 of therapy with each nemiralisib and placebo (Figure S1A, Supplementary Materials). Equally, sufferers on both therapy confirmed enhancements in breathlessness as assessed by mMRC (Figure S1B, Supplementary Materials), reflective of restoration from exacerbation.
There was a numerical discount in each therapy failures and the variety of sufferers who developed new exacerbation occasions within the nemiralisib-treated group in comparison with placebo (Figure 5). In placebo-treated sufferers, a higher proportion of re-exacerbations have been extreme (46%) in comparison with sufferers handled with nemiralisib (33%) (extreme outlined by the necessity for hospitalization and investigator-reported, see Figure 5). Over the 12-week therapy interval, the speed of investigator reported exacerbations that required hospitalization was 0.25 within the placebo group (95% CI (0.10, 0.62)) in contrast with 0.15 on nemiralisib (95% CI (0.05, 0.44)). Submit-hoc abstract on general affected person oral corticosteroid burden confirmed that there was much less oral corticosteroid taken throughout therapy with nemiralisib versus placebo (12.4 vs 15.6 days, respectively).
Secondary Endpoints: Pharmacokinetics
Plasma concentrations of nemiralisib have been at steady-state by Day 12, with ranges maintained by way of to Day 84 following repeated day by day dosing. Related geometric imply pre-dose ranges have been noticed on Day 12 (821 pg/mL (95% CI (670, 1006))) and Day 84 (835 pg/mL (95% CI (676, 1033))). Between topic variability (% CVb) was excessive, starting from 72% to 96% at pre-dose time factors from Day 12 to Day 84. Notably, no clear variations have been noticed in plasma concentrations between these sufferers reporting post-inhalation cough and people who didn’t.
This proof of idea examine explored whether or not nemiralisib, a extremely selective and potent inhaled inhibitor of PI3Kδ, might ship simpler restoration from a COPD exacerbation when added to plain of care in sufferers presenting with an acute exacerbation. Nemiralisib-treated sufferers demonstrated an 18% placebo-corrected enhance from baseline in distal siVaw measured at FRC on Day 28, with a constant enchancment noticed throughout all lung lobes, thus assembly the first endpoint of the examine. As well as, placebo-corrected FEV1 and sGaw at Day 84 improved, respectively, by 107.3 mL (distinction) and 1.068 (ratio) in comparison with baseline. In the course of the exacerbation restoration interval, outcomes in comparison with placebo present continued enchancment over time in lung function-related parameters together with siVaw, sGaw and FEV1. In abstract, our examine exhibits that nemiralisib might doubtlessly ship improved restoration from exacerbation, as demonstrated by modified lung operate parameters, which might be of priceless therapeutic profit for acutely exacerbating COPD sufferers.
To seize the time course of restoration, LD-HRCT was carried out at prognosis, Days 12 and 28. Nemiralisib therapy confirmed a rise in effectiveness between Day 12 and Day 28 in most LD-HRCT endpoints. A doable clarification for this can be that by Day 12, the vast majority of sufferers would have solely not too long ago stopped therapy with antibiotics and systemic corticosteroids, and the useful results of those therapies could have influenced Day 12 LD-HRCT endpoints. Whereas the connection between LD-HRCT and conventional lung operate endpoints just isn’t totally understood, and the scientific translation of the advance in siVaw in nemiralisib-treated sufferers is unknown, the siVaw enchancment noticed on this examine was of comparable magnitude to the siVaw enchancment seen following restoration from exacerbation in an earlier examine utilizing FRI.30 The method used within the earlier examine differs barely from the present examine the place the first endpoint was carried out at Day 28 no matter if the topic had totally recovered or not. Moreover, the same enchancment in siVaw (~25%) was noticed with acute ipratropium bromide therapy in steady COPD,25 which is analogous to our examine. Within the present examine, the noticed results have been biggest within the distal airways, with a corresponding drop in airway resistance, in contrast with the central airways the place little change was seen. This implies a reproducibility in observations in each steady and exacerbating sufferers throughout completely different research. Though the advance was noticed throughout all lung lobes, the delicate variations noticed between every lobe requires additional analysis.
Using LD-HRCT endpoints is gaining traction as a delicate various to conventional lung operate measures, offering anatomical, regional and modelled useful info that may be obtained for a mess of parameters right down to the lobar degree that can’t be obtained by standard spirometry. Moreover, smaller numbers of sufferers are required to detect adjustments in FRI, constructing confidence within the efficacy of novel mechanisms thereby not exposing important numbers of acutely sick sufferers to an unproven new therapy. The variations proven between therapies utilizing FRI expertise is an encouraging remark and future research will discover the scientific relevance of those findings. Past research in COPD, FRI has proven promise in early detection of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome in lung transplant sufferers,31 and lack of FEV1 following lobectomy/pneumonectomy,32 and most not too long ago in redistribution of pulmonary blood circulation in COVID-19 sufferers.33,34
The function of nemiralisib in bettering the restoration from exacerbation is additional supported by different LD-HRCT parameters measured on Day 28. These embody a nemiralisib-induced discount in siRaw, which can have occurred on account of the rise in airway quantity. The same sample was seen with plethysmographic sGaw. SiVaww was additionally lowered by nemiralisib, doubtlessly reflecting a discount in airway irritation and mucus. As well as, a higher discount within the LAS was noticed in nemiralisib-treated sufferers in contrast with placebo, suggesting a higher discount in pulmonary hyperinflation, and hyperinflation is a well-recognized contributor to signs in COPD sufferers. Assessing the lobar quantity adjustments between TLC and FRC permits modelling of regional air flow. The change in IALD noticed in nemiralisib however not placebo-treated sufferers suggests a relative enhance in airflow to the decrease lobes on nemiralisib, maybe reflecting lowered hyperinflation within the higher lobes. A rise in IALD to a specific lung area as a consequence of therapy additionally has the potential to enhance deposition of different inhaled therapies, together with bronchodilators and inhaled steroids.
LD-HRCT was not carried out at day 84 to focus the evaluation on the impact of nemiralisib on the acute restoration section following exacerbation; nevertheless, therapy continued for 84 days to discover the impression on further secondary endpoints and future exacerbations.
On this examine, extra conventional lung operate endpoints have been included to permit for correlation between LD-HRCT and commonplace measures. Unexpectedly, in exacerbating sufferers FEV1 declined from baseline to day 28 in each therapy arms; nevertheless, nemiralisib therapy improved the FEV1 over time, whereas the FEV1 in sufferers on placebo had not totally recovered to baseline by day 84. The FEV1 in sufferers on nemiralisib recovered to 27 mL above baseline, with a median distinction of 107 mL in contrast with placebo at day 84. It ought to be famous that “baseline” FEV1 was not measured at the beginning of exacerbation, the place the precedence was to acquire LD-HRCT endpoints however the FEV1 was carried out after randomization, and after the beginning of ordinary of care therapy. It was thought-about that lung operate maneuvers could be troublesome to finish for exacerbating sufferers and consequently extremely variable. As well as, FEV1 was getting used to trace longer-term results of nemiralisib out to day 84 as soon as the exacerbation had resolved. Thus, baseline FEV1 additionally displays the exercise of systemic corticosteroids and the elevated bronchodilator use early in exacerbation, maybe explaining its preliminary decline throughout restoration. Spirometry carried out at later time factors was not required to be post-bronchodilator, which could even have resulted in decrease values in comparison with the primary measurement and should clarify variations from different research which noticed restoration in FEV1 publish exacerbation.35 Usually, there are few interventional or imaging research,22 interrogating responses instantly after an acute exacerbation.
In a post-hoc evaluation of each FEV1 and sGaw measures, information have been separated by severity of the preliminary (index) exacerbation (ie, requiring hospitalization or not). This revealed a considerable enchancment in each FEV1 and sGaw in nemiralisib however not placebo-treated sufferers who skilled a extreme index exacerbation. This implies both that the airways of sufferers with extreme index exacerbations are extra aware of PI3Kδ inhibition, or alternatively, a nemiralisib-responder phenotype could also be extra prevalent amongst sufferers affected by extreme exacerbations. Curiously, when siVaw was equally examined, enhancements have been current in each extreme and reasonable index exacerbation teams handled with nemiralisib, with a barely bigger siVaw enchancment within the reasonable index exacerbation group on Day 28.
Whereas our examine was not powered to discover the impact of nemiralisib on re-exacerbations, numerically fewer topics on nemiralisib than placebo skilled new exacerbation occasions, and subsequent exacerbations on nemiralisib have been much less extreme. Decreasing the chance of future new exacerbations is vital for COPD sufferers, as these occasions are recognized to lower life expectancy,6 and have an effect on lack of lung operate. As anticipated, no notable therapy distinction between teams was noticed in CAT scores measured at days 28 and 84. Nonetheless, each CAT and mMRC scores in each teams improved and mirrored scientific restoration from exacerbation.
In response to inhalation of nemiralisib, mild-to-moderate post-inhalation cough was reported in 35% of sufferers in contrast with 3% of sufferers on placebo. General, nemiralisib was in any other case typically effectively tolerated however three topics discontinued examine drug as a consequence of cough. Cough has been famous with different PI3Kδ inhibitors,36 probably as a consequence of a direct impact on neuronal exercise.37
Pharmacokinetic information demonstrated that systemic publicity in exacerbating sufferers was much like that noticed in steady sufferers,14 and importantly, was comparable between sufferers who did and didn’t report cough. The publicity information verify that the extrapolated goal publicity in lungs of nemiralisib-treated sufferers was at ranges anticipated to offer enough goal inhibition for the therapy period.38
As exacerbations of COPD are fairly heterogeneous in scientific presentation,1–3 our examine captured spontaneous sputum samples in an try and characterize the pathogens current on the level of exacerbation. Sadly, an inadequate variety of samples have been obtained for any significant evaluation, and should have required a bigger pattern dimension. It is a limitation of the present examine, significantly if solely a proportion of exacerbations, reminiscent of bacterially pushed, may be successfully handled by nemiralisib. Nonetheless, the power to precisely decide the drivers of an exacerbation on the level of presentation is at present not broadly possible, and therefore our examine represents the present commonplace of affected person administration. We consider enhancements in speedy level of care diagnostics will enable therapy with extra precision sooner or later. The time between onset of signs and presentation for enrollment just isn’t recognized, however represents the real-world scenario of sufferers presenting after differing durations of symptomology.
To our information, that is the primary examine exploring the therapeutic good thing about PI3Kδ inhibition in exacerbating COPD sufferers, utilizing each novel and extra conventional endpoints. Though instant post-inhalation cough was recognized as a drug-related adversarial occasion, nemiralisib was in any other case typically effectively tolerated and demonstrated a suitable security profile on this acutely sick affected person group. Primarily based on the info introduced right here, we consider that nemiralisib given along with commonplace of care has the potential to ship simpler restoration in sufferers experiencing an acute exacerbation.
AE, adversarial occasion; AT, air trapping; BVD, blood vessel density; CAT, COPD Evaluation Check; COPD, power obstructive pulmonary illness; Cr I, credible interval; ECG, electrocardiograph; FEV1, pressured expiratory quantity in 1 sec; FRC, useful residual capability; FRI, useful respiratory imaging; FVC, pressured important capability; IALD, inner airflow lobar distribution; LAS, low attenuation rating; LD-HRCT, low dose excessive decision computed tomography; mMRC, modified Medical Analysis Council Dyspnea Scale; PEF, peak expiratory circulation; PI3Kδ, phosphoinositide 3-kinase δ; SiRaw, particular imaging airway resistance; SiVaw, particular imaging airway quantity; SiVaww, particular imaging airway wall thickness; TLC, complete lung capability.
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This examine was funded by GlaxoSmithKline (NCT02294734). The sponsor/funder, as described below creator contributions, was concerned within the examine design, information evaluation, interpretation of knowledge and writing of the manuscript.
AC, JR, MB, GD, CL, YC, MMiz, MMont and EJ are GSK workers and all maintain GSK shares. JNH, RW and EMH have been GSK workers on the time of the examine conduct, evaluation and interpretation, and maintain GSK shares. JNH and EMH are named on patents for compound GSK2269557 (nemiralisib). JNH experiences patents WO2010125082A1 and WO2012055846A1 issued. EMH has a patent WO2015055691A1 issued. CVH, WV and JDB are workers of FLUIDDA, the corporate chargeable for FRI evaluation and interpretation. WV and JDB maintain FLUIDDA shares. WDB experiences prices from College Hospital Antwerp to carry out the examine. The present affiliation of JNH is Discovery, Charles River, Chesterford Analysis Park, Cambridge, UK. The present affiliation of RW is DLRC, Letchworth Backyard Metropolis, UK. The present affiliation of WV is OncoRadiomics, Liège, Belgium. The present affiliation of EMH is Eligo Bioscience, Paris, France. The authors report no different conflicts of curiosity on this work.
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