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Myopia in African Americans is significantly linked to chromosome 7p15.2-14.2

Abstract:
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to perform genetic linkage analysis and association analysis on exome genotyping from highly aggregated African American families with nonpathogenic myopia. African Americans are a particularly understudied population with respect to myopia.

Methods: One hundred six African American families from the Philadelphia area with a family history of myopia were genotyped using an Illumina ExomePlus array and merged wit... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1167/iovs.62.9.16

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
English Faculty
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1789-1893
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Publisher:
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Publisher's website
Journal:
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science Journal website
Volume:
62
Issue:
9
Article number:
16
Publication date:
2021-07-09
Acceptance date:
2021-01-20
DOI:
EISSN:
1552-5783
ISSN:
0146-0404
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1188981
Local pid:
pubs:1188981
Deposit date:
2022-07-22

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