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    • Assessment of polygenic effects links primary open-angle glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration 

      Cuellar-Partida, Gabriel; Craig, Jamie E; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Wang, Jie Jin; Vote, Brendan J; Souzeau, Emmanuelle; McAllister, Ian L; Isaacs, Timothy; Lake, Stewart; Mackey, David A; Constable, Ian J; Mitchell, Paul; Hewitt, Alex W; MacGregor, Stuart (Nature Publishing Group, 2016)
      Primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are leading causes of irreversible blindness. Several loci have been mapped using genome-wide association studies. Until very recently, there ...
    • Number of People Blind or Visually Impaired by Glaucoma Worldwide and in World Regions 1990 - 2010: A Meta-Analysis 

      Bourne, Rupert R A; Taylor, Hugh R; Flaxman, Seth R; Keeffe, Jill E; Leasher, Janet; Naidoo, Kovin; Pesudovs, Konrad; White, Richard A; Wong, T Y; Resnikoff, Serge; Jonas, Jost B; Vision Loss Expert Group of the Global Burden of Disease Study (Public Library of Science, 2016-10-20)
      Objective To assess the number of individuals visually impaired or blind due to glaucoma and to examine regional differences and temporal changes in this parameter for the period from 1990 to 2012. Methods As part of ...