Journal article

Heritability and Genome-Wide Association Study to Assess Genetic Differences between Advanced Age-related Macular Degeneration Subtypes

Lucia Sobrin, Stephan Ripke, Yi Yu, Jesen Fagerness, Tushar R Bhangale, Perciliz L Tan, Eric H Souied, Gabrielle HS Buitendijk, Joanna E Merriam, Andrea J Richardson, Soumya Raychaudhuri, Robyn Reynolds, Kimberly A Chin, Aaron Y Lee, Nicolas Leveziel, Donald J Zack, Peter Campochiaro, R Theodore Smith, Gaetano R Barile, Ruth E Hogg Show all

Ophthalmology | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2012

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Awarded by National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland


Awarded by National Health & Medical Research Council of Australia Centre for Clinical Research Excellence, Canberra, Australia


Awarded by National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland


Awarded by National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland


Funding Acknowledgements

Supported in part by an anonymous donor for the research of Johanna M. Seddon; the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland (grant nos.: R01-EY11309, R01-EY13435, R24-EY017404, and K12-EY16335); Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund, Inc., New Bedford, Massachusetts; unrestricted grants and a Career Development Award from Research to Prevent Blindness, Inc., New York, New York; Foundation Fighting Blindness, Owing Mills, Maryland; The Macula Vision Research Foundation, West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; Kaplen Foundation, Tenafly, New Jersey; Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation, Armonk, New York; Alcon Research Institute, Fort Worth, Texas; Fight for Sight Postdoctoral Award, New York, New York; National Health & Medical Research Council of Australia Centre for Clinical Research Excellence, Canberra, Australia (grant no.: 529923, Translational Clinical Research in Major Eye Diseases); American Macular Degeneration Foundation, Northampton, Massachusetts; and the Macular Degeneration Research Fund of the Ophthalmic Epidemiology and Genetics Service, New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Centre for Eye Research Australia receives Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victoria Government, Victoria, Australia. Funding support for the NEI Study of Age-Related Macular Degeneration (NEI-AMD) was provided by the National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland. Funding support for the Genome-Wide Association of Schizophrenia Study was provided by the National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland (grant nos.: R01 MH67257, R01 MH59588, R01 MH59571, R01 MH59565, R01 MH59587, R01 MH60870, R01 MH59566, R01 MH59586, R01 MH61675, R01 MH60879, R01 MH81800, U01 MH46276, U01 MH46289 U01 MH46318, U01 MH79469, and U01 MH79470). The funding organizations had no role in the design or conduct of this research. Complications of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Prevention Trial supported by Grants EY012211, EY012261, and EY012279 from the National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.