Journal article

Interrogation of the platelet-derived growth factor receptor alpha locus and corneal astigmatism in Australians of Northern European ancestry: Results of a genome-wide association study

Seyhan Yazar, Aniket Mishra, Wei Ang, Lisa S Kearns, Jenny A Mountain, Craig Pennell, Grant W Montgomery, Terri L Young, Christopher J Hammond, Stuart Macgregor, David A Mackey, Alex W Hewitt

Molecular Vision | MOLECULAR VISION | Published : 2013


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council

Awarded by Alcon Research Institute

Awarded by National Institute for Health Research

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank all study participants. Funding sources include: The University of Western Australia (UWA), The Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Raine Medical Research Foundation, Infant's Research Foundation, Curtin University, Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Project Grants 1021105 and 350415, LEI, the Australian Foundation for the Prevention of Blindness, Alcon Research Institute, R01EY018246, Center for Inherited Diseases Research, the Clifford Craig Medical Research Trust, Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia (ORIA), American Health Assistance Foundation, Peggy and Leslie Cranbourne Foundation, Foundation for Children, Jack Brockhoff Foundation, the Pfizer Australia Senior Research Fellowship, and the Victorian Government of Australia.