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Genome-wide association study identifies seven novel susceptibility loci for primary open-angle glaucoma

Yukihiro Shiga, Masato Akiyama, Koji M Nishiguchi, Kota Sato, Nobuhiro Shimozawa, Atsushi Takahashi, Yukihide Momozawa, Makoto Hirata, Koichi Matsuda, Taiki Yamaji, Motoki Iwasaki, Shoichiro Tsugane, Isao Oze, Haruo Mikami, Mariko Naito, Kenji Wakai, Munemitsu Yoshikawa, Masahiro Miyake, Kenji Yamashiro, Kenji Kashiwagi Show all

Human Molecular Genetics | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2018

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Awarded by Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (KAKENHI)


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Funding Acknowledgements

This work was performed as part of the BioBank Japan Project, which is supported by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology and by the Japanese Agency for Medical Research and Development. The work was also supported by the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (KAKENHI; grant numbers 24249083 and 26293372) and by an unrestricted grant from SENJU Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Osaka, Japan) and TOPCON Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan). The Tohoku Medical Megabank project is supported by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology and the Japanese Agency for Medical Research and Development. The JPHC Study has been supported by the National Cancer Research and Development Fund since 2010 and was supported by a grant in aid of Cancer Research from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan from 1989 to 2010. The J-MICC Study was supported by grants in aid of Scientific Research in Priority Areas of Cancer (17015018), Innovative Areas (221S0001) and a JSPS KAKENHI grant (16H06277) from the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology.