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Genome-wide association study for sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy reveals association with genetic variation near the GRB2 gene

Kathryn P Burdon, Rhys D Fogarty, Weiyong Shen, Sotoodeh Abhary, Georgia Kaidonis, Binoy Appukuttan, Alex W Hewitt, Shiwani Sharma, Mark Daniell, Rohan W Essex, John H Chang, Sonja Klebe, Stewart R Lake, Bishwanath Pal, Alicia Jenkins, Gowthaman Govindarjan, Periasamy Sundaresan, Ecosse L Lamoureux, Kim Ramasamy, Maria Pefkianaki Show all

Diabetologia | SPRINGER | Published : 2015


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia [no. 595918] and the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia. KPB is supported by a Senior Research Fellowship from the NHMRC and JEC by a Practitioner Fellowship from the NHMRC. Research conducted at Moorfields Eye Hospital was funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust ( and the University College, London Institute of Ophthalmology. Research at the Centre for Eye Research Australia was funded by the Australian Research Council ( grant LP0884108.