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Variations in Apolipoprotein E Frequency With Age in a Pooled Analysis of a Large Group of Older People

Gareth J McKay, Giuliana Silvestri, Usha Chakravarthy, Shilpa Dasari, Lars G Fritsche, Bernhard H Weber, Claudia N Keilhauer, Michael L Klein, Peter J Francis, Caroline C Klaver, Johannes R Vingerling, Lintje Ho, Paulus TDV De Jong, Michael Dean, Julie Sawitzke, Paul N Baird, Robyn H Guymer, Dwight Stambolian, Anton Orlin, Johanna M Seddon Show all

American Journal of Epidemiology | OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC | Published : 2011

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Awarded by Guide Dogs for the Blind Association (Reading, United Kingdom)


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Funding Acknowledgements

Funding was provided by the Guide Dogs for the Blind Association (Reading, United Kingdom) (grants 2008-5a [Giuliana Silvestri] and OR2006-02d [John R. Yates]); the United Kingdom Medical Research Council (grant G0000067 [John R. Yates]); the Estonian Ministry of Science and Education (grant SF0940026s07 [Mati Rahu]); the Research and Development Office of Northern Ireland Health Personal Social Services (grant RRG 4.5 [Giuliana Silvestri]); EVI-GENORET, an integrated project funded through the European Union Research Project (grant FP6 [Usha Chakravarthy]); the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (grants WE1259/18-1 and WE1259/19-1 [Bernhard H. Weber]); the Alcon Research Institute and the Ruth and Milton Steinbach Foundation (New York, New York) (Bernhard H. Weber); a Russo Grant from Tufts University School of Medicine (Johanna M. Seddon); the Macular Degeneration Research Fund-Tufts Medical Center (Johanna M. Seddon); the Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund (Johanna M. Seddon); Research to Prevent Blindness USA (Michael L. Klein, Peter J. Francis); the Foundation Fighting Blindness (Peter J. Francis); financial support from the United Kingdom Department of Health through an award made by the National Institute for Health Research to Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and University College London Institute of Ophthalmology for a Specialist Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology (John R. Yates); the JACOM Foundation (Paul N. Baird); and a National Health and Medical Research Council (Canberra, Australia) Practitioner Award (Robyn H. Guymer). The Centre for Eye Research Australia receives operational infrastructure support from the Victorian government (Paul N. Baird, Robyn H. Guymer), the Macular Disease Society (Gareth J. McKay, Andrew J. Lotery), the T.F.C. Frost Charity (Andrew J. Lotery), and the British Council for the Prevention of Blindness (Andrew J. Lotery). Genetic analysis in the European Eye Study was supported by an MRC Biomarker Award (grant G0601354 [Aroon D. Hingorani, Astrid E. Fletcher]).