Journal article

Don't it make your brown eyes blue? A comparison of iris colour across latitude in Australian twins

Paul G Sanfilippo, Colleen H Wilkinson, Jonathan B Ruddle, Gu Zhu, Nicholas G Martin, Alex W Hewitt, David A Mackey

Clinical and Experimental Optometry | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2015


Awarded by NHMRC, Canberra Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

The Australian Twin Registry is supported by a 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), Peggy and Leslie Cranbourne Foundation, NHMRC, Canberra Australia (Project Grant 350415), National Health and Medical Research Foundation Project Grant (2005-2007), Jack Brockhoff Foundation, NEI Project Grant (2007-2010) and the American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF). Centre for Eye Research Australia receives Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government. DA Mackey was the recipient of the Pfizer Australia Senior Research Fellowship. We thank all study participants, and their families for participating in this project.