GWAS study using DNA pooling strategy identifies association of variant rs4910623 in OR52B4 gene with anti-VEGF treatment response in age-related macular degeneration
Moeen Riaz, Laura Lores-Motta, Andrea J Richardson, Yi Lu, Grant Montgomery, Amer Omar, Robert K Koenekoop, John Chen, Philipp Muether, Lebriz Altay, Tina Schick, Sascha Fauser, Dzenita Smailhodzic, Freekje van Asten, Eiko K de Jong, Carel B Hoyng, Kathryn P Burdon, Stuart MacGregor, Robyn H Guymer, Anneke I den Hollander Show all
Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)
Awarded by European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration
We thank all the clinicians, nurses and research staff who participated in patient recruitment. We acknowledge funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) project grant 1008979 and Senior Research Fellowship 1028444 (PNB). Melbourne International research Scholarship and Melbourne International fee remission scholarship from the University of Melbourne Australia (MR). The Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA) receives Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government. This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no. 317472 (EyeTN). R.K. Koenekoop is supported by the Foundation Fighting Blindness Canada and the Canadian Institutes for Health Research.