Journal article

Quantitative Genetic Analysis of the Retinal Vascular Caliber The Australian Twins Eye Study

Cong Sun, Gu Zhu, Tien Y Wong, Alex W Hewitt, Jonathan B Ruddle, Lauren Hodgson, Grant W Montgomery, Terri L Young, Christopher J Hammond, Jamie E Craig, Nicholas G Martin, Mingguang He, David A Mackey

Hypertension | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2009

Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Program in Medical Genomics


Awarded by National Institutes of Health to the Johns Hopkins University


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council, Canberra Australia


Awarded by National Eye Institute


Funding Acknowledgements

The genome scans were supported by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Program in Medical Genomics (NHMRC-219178 to N. G. M. and G. W. M.) and the Center for Inherited Disease Research at Johns Hopkins University (to N. G. M.). The Center for Inherited Disease Research is fully funded through a federal contract from the National Institutes of Health to the Johns Hopkins University (contract No. N01-HG-65403). The research reported in this article was supported by Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia (to D. A. M., C. S., and J. B. R.), the Foundation for Children Australia (to T. Y. W., D. A. M., and C. S.), the National Health and Medical Research Council, Canberra Australia (project grant 350415 to D. A. M.), the Clifford Craig Medical Research Trust, National Institutes of Health, National Eye Institute (RO1 EY018246-01, to T. L. Y., D. A. M., C. J. H., and N. G. M.). C. S. is the recipient of a National Health and Medical Research Council Public Health Postgraduate Scholarship. D. A. M. is the recipient of the Pfizer Australia Senior Research Fellowship.