Journal article

The Relationship between Retinal Arteriolar and Venular Calibers Is Genetically Mediated, and Each Is Associated with Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Samantha J Fahy, Cong Sun, Gu Zhu, Paul R Healey, Tim D Spector, Nicolas G Martin, Paul Mitchell, Tien Y Wong, David A Mackey, Christopher J Hammond, Toby Andrew

Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science | ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC | Published : 2011

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


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Funding Acknowledgements

Supported by the Wellcome Trust; the European Union MyEuropia Marie Curie Research Training Network; Guide Dogs for the Blind Association; the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013)/grant agreement HEALTH-F2-2008-201865-GEFOS and (FP7/2007-2013); ENGAGE project grant agreement HEALTH-F4-2007-201413 and the FP-5 genomEUtwin Project (QLG2-CT-2002-01254); the Department of Health via the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) comprehensive Biomedical Research Centre award to Guy's & St. Thomas' NHS (National Health Service) Foundation Trust in partnership with King's College London; Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) Project Grant G20234; National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Eye Institute Grant 1R01EY018246; and the NIH Center for Inherited Diseases Research (CIDR) (PI: Terri Young); Clifford Craig Medical Research Trust; the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia (ORIA); Glaucoma Australia; the American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF); the Peggy and Leslie Cranbourne Foundation; the Foundation for Children; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Project Grant 2005-2007; the Jack Brockhoff Foundation; and National Eye Institute [NEI] Project Grant 2007-2010. The Australian Twin Registry is supported by Australian NHMRC Enabling Grant 2004-2009. DAM is a recipient of the Pfizer Australia Senior Research Fellowship. TDS is an NIHR Senior Investigator and CJH is an NIHR Senior Research Fellow.