Journal article

Younger Siblings, C-Reactive Protein, and Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Amy C Cohn, Lucy Busija, Liubov D Robman, Peter N Dimitrov, Mary Varsamidis, Lyndell L Lim, Paul N Baird, Robyn H Guymer

American Journal of Epidemiology | OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council


Awarded by NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship


Awarded by NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship


Awarded by NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence


Funding Acknowledgements

Data on siblings and covariates were collected in the course of 2 studies supported by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (grants 128201 and 350224). Additional support for these studies was provided by the Ramaciotti Foundation, the Hugh D. Williamson Foundation, the Lions Clubs of Victoria, the Ian Potter Foundation, and the John Reid Charitable Trust. Personnel support was provided through a NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship 529905 (R.H.G.), a NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship 1028444 (P.N.B.), an Eye Foundation/Novartis Medical Retina Fellowship (A.C.C.), and a postdoctoral fellowship jointly funded by the Melbourne Centre for Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Health Services Research and the Centre for Research Excellence in Translational Neuroscience (L.B.). The Centre for Eye Research Australia is a recipient of a NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence grant (1001216) and the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council grant (529923) for the Centre for Clinical Research Excellence and Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government.