Journal article

An international collaborative family-based whole genome quantitative trait linkage scan for myopic refractive error

Diana Abbott, Yi-Ju Li, Jeremy A Guggenheim, Ravikanth Metlapally, Francois Malecaze, Patrick Calvas, Thomas Rosenberg, Sandrine Paget, Tetyana Zayats, David A Mackey, Sheng Feng, Terri L Young

Molecular Vision | MOLECULAR VISION | Published : 2012


Awarded by National Institute of Health (NIH)

Awarded by NIH CIDR

Awarded by College of Optometrists

Awarded by Sir Jules Thorn Trust

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the members of the myopia families for their participation in this project. We thank the Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) for their outstanding genotyping service. We thank Anuradha Bulusu for her statistical assistance. We thank Bei Zhao for her database administration assistance. This study was supported by grants from: the National Institute of Health (NIH; R01EY014685), NIH CIDR (N01-HG-65403), and Research to Prevent Blindness, Inc. Lew R. Wasserman Award to TLY; the College of Optometrists (NdB/TM/Gug/4/6/1) and the Sir Jules Thorn Trust (RSC047) to J.A.G.; and the Danish Organization of the Blind to T.R.