Independent confirmation of juvenile idiopathic arthritis genetic risk loci previously identified by immunochip array analysis
Rachel C Chiaroni-Clarke, Jane E Munro, Raul A Chavez, Angela Pezic, Roger C Allen, Jonathan D Akikusa, Susan E Piper, Richard Saffery, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Justine A Ellis
Pediatric Rheumatology | BMC | Published : 2014
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)
We thank the participants and their families for their generous donation of information and biospecimens to this study, along with the research staff who recruited them. We acknowledge funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC, #APP1026349), along with a number of other philanthropic organisations including Arthritis Australia and the Rebecca Cooper Foundation. The work was supported by the Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Program. JAE is supported by an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship. ALP and RS are supported by National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Senior Research Fellowships.