Journal article

Fine mapping linkage analysis identifies a novel susceptibility locus for myopia on chromosome 2q37 adjacent to but not overlapping MYP12

Maria Schache, Christine Y Chen, Kelly Kathleen Pertile, Andrea Jane Richardson, Mohamed Dirani, Paul Mitchell, Paul Nigel Baird

Molecular Vision | MOLECULAR VISION | Published : 2009


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank participants from the GEM, BMES, and VIP studies who made this work possible. This work was supported by the Australian Federal Government through the Cooperative Research Centres Program, the Joan and Peter Clemenger Trust, the Angior Family Foundation, the Myra Stoicescu Trust, the William Buckland Foundation, the Eye Research Australia Foundation, the Sunshine Foundation, the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust, the National Health and Medical Research Council (grant number 529912), and the L. E. W. Carty Trust. The authors wish to state that there are no conflicts of interest.