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Genome-wide association meta-analysis highlights light-induced signaling as a driver for refractive error

Milly S Tedja, Robert Wojciechowski, Pirro G Hysi, Nicholas Eriksson, Nicholas A Furlotte, Virginie JM Verhoeven, Adriana I Iglesias, Magda A Meester-Smoor, Stuart W Tompson, Qiao Fan, Anthony P Khawaja, Ching-Yu Cheng, Rene Hoehn, Kenji Yamashiro, Adam Wenocur, Clare Grazal, Toomas Haller, Andres Metspalu, Juho Wedenoja, Jost B Jonas Show all

Nature Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018


Awarded by European Research Council (ERC)

Awarded by Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)

Awarded by National Eye Institute

Funding Acknowledgements

We gratefully thank all study participants, their relatives and the staff at the recruitment centers for their invaluable contributions. We thank all contributors to the CREAM Consortium, 23andMe and UKEV for their generosity in sharing data and help in the production of this publication. Funding for this particular GWAS mega-analysis was provided by the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme (grant 648268), the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO, grant 91815655) and the National Eye Institute (grant R01EY020483). Funding agencies that facilitated the execution of the individual studies are acknowledged in the Supplementary Note.