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Genetic Loci for Retinal Arteriolar Microcirculation

Xueling Sim, Richard A Jensen, M Kamran Ikram, Mary Frances Cotch, Xiaohui Li, Stuart MacGregor, Jing Xie, Albert Vernon Smith, Eric Boerwinkle, Paul Mitchell, Ronald Klein, Barbara EK Klein, Nicole L Glazer, Thomas Lumley, Barbara McKnight, Bruce M Psaty, Paulus TVM de Jong, Albert Hofman, Fernando Rivadeneira, Andre G Uitterlinden Show all

PLoS One | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2013

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Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by multiple funding agencies and details for each cohort were given below. The Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility - Reykjavik Study was funded by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute on Aging (ZIAAG007380, National Institutes of Health (NIH) contract N01-AG-12100); and the National Eye Institute (ZIAEY000401) at the NIH in the United States; Hjartavernd (the Icelandic Heart Association); and the Althingi (the Icelandic Parliament). The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study is carried out as a collaborative study supported by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute contracts (HHSN268201100005C, HHSN268201100006C, HHSN268201100007C, HHSN268201100008C, HHSN268201100009C, HHSN268201100010C, HHSN268201100011C, and HHSN268201100012C), R01HL087641, R01HL59367 and R01HL086694; National Human Genome Research Institute contract U01HG004402; and National Institutes of Health contract HHSN268200625226C. Infrastructure was partly supported by Grant Number UL1RR025005, a component of the National Institutes of Health and NIH Roadmap for Medical Research. The Cardiovascular Health Study research reported in this article was supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) contracts N01-HC-85239, N01-HC-85079 through N01-HC-85086, N01-HC-35129, N01 HC-15103, N01 HC-55222, N01-HC-75150, N01-HC45133, and grants HL075366, HL080295, HL087652, with additional contribution from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). This research was also supported by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) contracts AG-023269, AG-15928, AG-20098, and AG-027058. A full list of principal CHS investigators and institutions can be found at http://www.chs-nhlbi.org/pi.htm. DNA handling and genotyping was supported in part by National Center for Research Resources grant M01-RR00425 to the Cedars-Sinai General Clinical Research Center Genotyping core and National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases grant DK063491 to the Southern California Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center. Additional funding came from the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors' Chair in Medical Genetics (JIR) and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Training Grant T32HL007902 (RAJ). The GWA database of the Rotterdam Study was funded through the Netherlands Organization of Scientific Research NWO (no. 175.010.2005.011). This study was further supported by the Netherlands Genomics Initiative (NGI)/Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) project nr. 050-060-810. The Rotterdam Study is supported by the Erasmus Medical Center and Erasmus University, Rotterdam; the Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NWO); the Netherlands Organization for the Health Research and Development (ZonMw); The Research Institute for Diseases in the Elderly (RIDE); the Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science; the Ministry for Health, Welfare, and Sports; The European commission (DG XII); and the Municipality of Rotterdam. The ophthalmic part of the Rotterdam Study was supported by Lijf en Leven, Krimpen a/d Lek; MD Fonds, Utrecht.Oogfonds Nederland, Utrecht; Stichting Nederlands Oogheelkundig Onderzoek, Nijmegen/Rotterdam; Swart van Essen, Rotterdam; Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO); Bevordering van Volkskracht, Rotterdam; Blindenhulp, The Hague; Rotterdamse Vereniging Blindenbelangen, Rotterdam; OOG, The Hague; Algemene Nederlandse Vereniging ter Voorkoming van Blindheid, Doorn; Blinden-Penning, Amsterdam; Blindenhulp, Gravenzande; Henkes Stichting, Rotterdam; Topcon Europe BV, Capelle aan de IJssel; Medical Workshop BV, Groningen; all in the Netherlands; Heidelberg Engineering, Dossenheim, Germany. The Blue Mountains Eye Study has been supported by the Australian National Health & Medical Research Council, Canberra Australia (Grant Numbers 974159, 211069, 457349, 512423, 475604, 529912, and the funding for Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Translational Clinical Research in Eye Diseases, CCRE in TCR-Eye); In addition, funding by the Wellcome Trust, UK as part of Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium 2 (A Viswanathan, P McGuffin, P Mitchell, F Topouzis, P Foster) has supported the genotyping costs of the entire BMES population (Grant numbers 085475/B/08/Z and 085475/08/Z). We also acknowledge the funding body National Institutes of Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology, Moorfields Eye Hospital and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK. The Australian Twin Registry is supported by an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Enabling Grant (2004-2009). We also thank the following organisations for their financial support: Clifford Craig Medical Research Trust, Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia (ORIA), Glaucoma Australia, American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF), Peggy and Leslie Cranbourne Foundation, Foundation for Children, NHMRC project grant (2005-2007), Jack Brockhoff Foundation, NEI Project Grant (2007-2010). Genotyping for part of the Australian sample was funded by an NHMRC Medical Genomics Grant. Genotyping for the remainder was performed by the NIH Center for Inherited Research (CIDR) as part of an NIH/National Eye Institute (NEI) grant 1RO1EY018246, Principal Investigator Terri L Young and we are grateful to Dr Camilla Day and staff. Australian sample imputation analyses were carried out on the Genetic Cluster Computer, which is financially supported by the Netherlands Scientific Organization (NWO 480-05-003). The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) and MESA SNP Health Association Resource (SHARe) are conducted and supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) in collaboration with MESA investigators. MESA and the MESA SHARe project are conducted and supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) in collaboration with MESA investigators. Support is provided by grants and contracts N01 HC-95159, N01-HC-95160, N01-HC-95161, N01-HC-95162, N01-HC-95163, N01-HC-95164, N01-HC-95165, N01-HC-95166, N01-HC-95167, N01-HC-95168, N01-HC-95169 and RR-024156. Funding for SHARe genotyping was provided by NHLBI Contract N02-HL-6-4278. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.