Journal article

New insights into the genetics of primary open-angle glaucoma based on meta-analyses of intraocular pressure and optic disc characteristics

Henriet Springelkamp, Adriana I Iglesias, Aniket Mishra, Rene Hoehn, Robert Wojciechowski, Anthony P Khawaja, Abhishek Nag, Ya Xing Wang, Jie Jin Wang, Gabriel Cuellar-Partida, Jane Gibson, Jessica N Cooke Bailey, Eranga N Vithana, Puya Gharahkhani, Thibaud Boutin, Wishal D Ramdas, Tanja Zeller, Robert N Luben, Ekaterina Yonova-Doing, Ananth C Viswanathan Show all

Human Molecular Genetics | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017

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Funding Acknowledgements

Terri L. Young, MD, MBA is supported by National Institutes of Health/National Eye Institute (NIH/NEI) 1R01EY018246-01, NIH/NEI R01 EY014685, Research to Prevent Blindness, Inc. and The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Centennial Scholars Fund.Blue Mountains Eye Study was supported by the Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (NH&MRC), Canberra Australia (974159, 211069, 457349, 512423, 475604, 529912); the Centre for Clinical Research Excellence (Translational Clinical Research in Major Eye Diseases, 519923); NH&MRC research fellowships (358702, 632909 to J.J.W); and the Wellcome Trust, UK as part of Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium 2 (A. Viswanathan, P. McGuffin, P. Mitchell, F. Topouzis, P. Foster) for genotyping costs of the entire BMES population (085475/B/08/Z, 085475/Z/08/Z, 076113).The Southampton acknowledges funding from the UK and Eire Glaucoma Society and the International Glaucoma Association (in association with the Royal College of Ophthalmologists). EY015473 (LRP) supported generation of the cohort at risk for POAG in Nurses Health Study (NHS, UM1 CA186107) and Health Professionals Followup Study (HPFS, UM1 CA167552).HG004728 (LRP) supported genotyping in a subset of the Neighborhood consortium, specifically NHS, HPFS and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI) cases and controls. We acknowledge funding from National Institutes of Health NIH R01 EY022305 (JLW) and NEI grant K08EY022943 (RW).Genetic analyses for the Orkney Complex Disease Study (ORCADES) were supported by the MRC HGU "QTL in Health and Disease" core programme.