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Genetically low vitamin D concentrations and myopic refractive error: a Mendelian randomization study

Gabriel Cuellar-Partida, Katie M Williams, Seyhan Yazar, Jeremy A Guggenheim, Alex W Hewitt, Cathy Williams, Jie Jin Wang, Pik-Fang Kho, Seang Mei Saw, Ching-Yu Cheng, Tien Yin Wong, Tin Aung, Terri L Young, J Willem L Tideman, Jost B Jonas, Paul Mitchell, Robert Wojciechowski, Dwight Stambolian, Pirro Hysi, Christopher J Hammond Show all

International Journal of Epidemiology | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017


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Awarded by National Institutes of Health/National Eye Institute (NIH/NEI)

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Funding Acknowledgements

G.C.-P. is supported by scholarship from the University of Queensland and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute. S.M. is supported by an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship. R.L. is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Career Development Fellowship. D.A.M. acknowledges support from NHMRC(grant APP1021105). K.M.W. acknowledges support from a Medical Research Council (UK) Clinical Research Training Fellowship. and P.G.H. a Fight for Sight Early Career Investigator Award. T.L.Y. is supported by National Institutes of Health/National Eye Institute (NIH/NEI; 1R01EY018246-01, NIH/NEI R01 EY014685), Research to Prevent Blindness Inc. and University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Centennial Scholars Fund. TwinsUK: the study was funded by the Wellcome Trust and European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013). The study also receives support from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)-funded BioResource, Clinical Research Facility and Biomedical Research Centre based at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in partnership with King's College London. SNP genotyping was performed by the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and National Eye Institute via NIH/CIDR. Funding support for SNP genotyping was also provided by the National Institutes of Health (1R01EY018246).