Journal article

Evidence of Microvascular Changes in the Retina following Kawasaki Disease

Katherine YH Chen, David P Burgner, Tien Y Wong, Seang Mei Saw, Swee Chye Quek, Audrey YC Pang, Seo Wei Leo, Inez B Wong, Diana Zannino, Nigel Curtis, Michael Cheung, Carol Y Cheung, Terence CW Lim

Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Senior Research Fellowship


Awarded by National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellowship


Awarded by NHMRC project


Awarded by The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank the staff from the Singapore Advanced Imaging Laboratory for Ocular Research (SAILOR) for their work in retinal grading, and the assistance of Greta Goldsmith and Meg Kaegi from Murdoch Childrens Research Institute in the running of the Australian study. KYHC holds an Australian Postgraduate Award scholarship from The University of Melbourne and a Postgraduate Health Research Scholarship from Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. DPB holds a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Senior Research Fellowship (APP 1064629) and an honorary National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellowship (100369). NC is an investigator on NHMRC project grant 1064408. Research at Murdoch Children's Research Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. The Heart Research Group is supported by The RCH1000, The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation and Big W. Singaporean Kawasaki disease patients were studied under the National University Health System research grant. These entities had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, and approval of the manuscript; or decision to submit the manuscript for publication.