Independent replication analysis of genetic loci with previous evidence of association with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
Justine A Ellis, Raul A Chavez, Angela Pezic, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Jonathan D Akikusa, Roger C Allen, Jane E Munro
Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2013
We gratefully thank the families who kindly participated in this study. We thank Betty Lim and Sarah Macnee for their involvement in the initiation of the study and recruitment of participants, Amanda Hawker and William Siero for assistance with control recruitment and data entry, and Susan Matthyz-Rosa for assistance with data entry. We acknowledge support from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, Arthritis Australia, Rebecca L Cooper Foundation, LEW Carty Charitable Fund, ANZ Medical Research and Technologies in Victoria Fund, Equity Trustees Lynne Quayle Charitable Trust Fund, The Australian Academy of Science, and The Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support Program. JE was supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia Capacity Building Grant in Population Health, and an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship.