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Genetic Association Study of Polymorphisms with High Myopia.

Biomed Res Int 2017 13;2017:3024156. Epub 2017 Aug 13.

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/3024156DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5572591PMC
May 2018

Pathway analysis of complex diseases for GWAS, extending to consider rare variants, multi-omics and interactions.

Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj 2017 Feb 23;1861(2):335-353. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S03044165163045
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbagen.2016.11.030DOI Listing
February 2017

Meta-analysis of gene-environment-wide association scans accounting for education level identifies additional loci for refractive error.

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Qiao Fan Virginie J M Verhoeven Robert Wojciechowski Veluchamy A Barathi Pirro G Hysi Jeremy A Guggenheim René Höhn Veronique Vitart Anthony P Khawaja Kenji Yamashiro S Mohsen Hosseini Terho Lehtimäki Yi Lu Toomas Haller Jing Xie Cécile Delcourt Mario Pirastu Juho Wedenoja Puya Gharahkhani Cristina Venturini Masahiro Miyake Alex W Hewitt Xiaobo Guo Johanna Mazur Jenifer E Huffman Katie M Williams Ozren Polasek Harry Campbell Igor Rudan Zoran Vatavuk James F Wilson Peter K Joshi George McMahon Beate St Pourcain David M Evans Claire L Simpson Tae-Hwi Schwantes-An Robert P Igo Alireza Mirshahi Audrey Cougnard-Gregoire Céline Bellenguez Maria Blettner Olli Raitakari Mika Kähönen Ilkka Seppala Tanja Zeller Thomas Meitinger Janina S Ried Christian Gieger Laura Portas Elisabeth M van Leeuwen Najaf Amin André G Uitterlinden Fernando Rivadeneira Albert Hofman Johannes R Vingerling Ya Xing Wang Xu Wang Eileen Tai-Hui Boh M Kamran Ikram Charumathi Sabanayagam Preeti Gupta Vincent Tan Lei Zhou Candice E H Ho Wan'e Lim Roger W Beuerman Rosalynn Siantar E-Shyong Tai Eranga Vithana Evelin Mihailov Chiea-Chuen Khor Caroline Hayward Robert N Luben Paul J Foster Barbara E K Klein Ronald Klein Hoi-Suen Wong Paul Mitchell Andres Metspalu Tin Aung Terri L Young Mingguang He Olavi Pärssinen Cornelia M van Duijn Jie Jin Wang Cathy Williams Jost B Jonas Yik-Ying Teo David A Mackey Konrad Oexle Nagahisa Yoshimura Andrew D Paterson Norbert Pfeiffer Tien-Yin Wong Paul N Baird Dwight Stambolian Joan E Bailey Wilson Ching-Yu Cheng Christopher J Hammond Caroline C W Klaver Seang-Mei Saw Jugnoo S Rahi Jean-François Korobelnik John P Kemp Nicholas J Timpson George Davey Smith Jamie E Craig Kathryn P Burdon Rhys D Fogarty Sudha K Iyengar Emily Chew Sarayut Janmahasatian Nicholas G Martin Stuart MacGregor Liang Xu Maria Schache Vinay Nangia Songhomitra Panda-Jonas Alan F Wright Jeremy R Fondran Jonathan H Lass Sheng Feng Jing Hua Zhao Kay-Tee Khaw Nick J Wareham Taina Rantanen Jaakko Kaprio Chi Pui Pang Li Jia Chen Pancy O Tam Vishal Jhanji Alvin L Young Angela Döring Leslie J Raffel Mary-Frances Cotch Xiaohui Li Shea Ping Yip Maurice K H Yap Ginevra Biino Simona Vaccargiu Maurizio Fossarello Brian Fleck Seyhan Yazar Jan Willem L Tideman Milly Tedja Margaret M Deangelis Margaux Morrison Lindsay Farrer Xiangtian Zhou Wei Chen Nobuhisa Mizuki Akira Meguro Kari Matti Mäkelä

Nat Commun 2016 Mar 29;7:11008. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Department of Ophthalmology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms11008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4820539PMC
March 2016

Genome-wide association study for refractive astigmatism reveals genetic co-determination with spherical equivalent refractive error: the CREAM consortium.

Hum Genet 2015 Feb 4;134(2):131-46. Epub 2014 Nov 4.

National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, 333 Cassell Drive Suite 1200, Baltimore, MD, 21224, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00439-014-1500-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4291519PMC
February 2015

Genetic susceptibility to refractive error: association of vasoactive intestinal peptide receptor 2 (VIPR2) with high myopia in Chinese.

PLoS One 2013 18;8(4):e61805. Epub 2013 Apr 18.

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0061805PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3630195PMC
December 2013

Prevalence of myopia-related retinal changes among 12-18 year old Hong Kong Chinese high myopes.

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2013 Nov 27;33(6):652-60. Epub 2013 Jun 27.

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/opo.12082DOI Listing
November 2013

Nine loci for ocular axial length identified through genome-wide association studies, including shared loci with refractive error.

Authors:
Ching-Yu Cheng Maria Schache M Kamran Ikram Terri L Young Jeremy A Guggenheim Veronique Vitart Stuart MacGregor Virginie J M Verhoeven Veluchamy A Barathi Jiemin Liao Pirro G Hysi Joan E Bailey-Wilson Beate St Pourcain John P Kemp George McMahon Nicholas J Timpson David M Evans Grant W Montgomery Aniket Mishra Ya Xing Wang Jie Jin Wang Elena Rochtchina Ozren Polasek Alan F Wright Najaf Amin Elisabeth M van Leeuwen James F Wilson Craig E Pennell Cornelia M van Duijn Paulus T V M de Jong Johannes R Vingerling Xin Zhou Peng Chen Ruoying Li Wan-Ting Tay Yingfeng Zheng Merwyn Chew Kathryn P Burdon Jamie E Craig Sudha K Iyengar Robert P Igo Jonathan H Lass Emily Y Chew Toomas Haller Evelin Mihailov Andres Metspalu Juho Wedenoja Claire L Simpson Robert Wojciechowski René Höhn Alireza Mirshahi Tanja Zeller Norbert Pfeiffer Karl J Lackner Thomas Bettecken Thomas Meitinger Konrad Oexle Mario Pirastu Laura Portas Abhishek Nag Katie M Williams Ekaterina Yonova-Doing Ronald Klein Barbara E Klein S Mohsen Hosseini Andrew D Paterson Kari-Matti Makela Terho Lehtimaki Mika Kahonen Olli Raitakari Nagahisa Yoshimura Fumihiko Matsuda Li Jia Chen Chi Pui Pang Shea Ping Yip Maurice K H Yap Akira Meguro Nobuhisa Mizuki Hidetoshi Inoko Paul J Foster Jing Hua Zhao Eranga Vithana E-Shyong Tai Qiao Fan Liang Xu Harry Campbell Brian Fleck Igor Rudan Tin Aung Albert Hofman André G Uitterlinden Goran Bencic Chiea-Chuen Khor Hannah Forward Olavi Pärssinen Paul Mitchell Fernando Rivadeneira Alex W Hewitt Cathy Williams Ben A Oostra Yik-Ying Teo Christopher J Hammond Dwight Stambolian David A Mackey Caroline C W Klaver Tien-Yin Wong Seang-Mei Saw Paul N Baird

Am J Hum Genet 2013 Aug;93(2):264-77

Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore 119228, Singapore; Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore 117597, Singapore; Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore 168751, Singapore; Centre for Quantitative Medicine, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore 169857, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajhg.2013.06.016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3772747PMC
August 2013

A novel missense mutation in the NYX gene associated with high myopia.

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2013 May 14;33(3):346-53. Epub 2013 Feb 14.

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/opo.12036DOI Listing
May 2013

Association of high myopia with crystallin beta A4 (CRYBA4) gene polymorphisms in the linkage-identified MYP6 locus.

PLoS One 2012 29;7(6):e40238. Epub 2012 Jun 29.

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0040238PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3389832PMC
February 2013

Corneal changes following near work in myopic anisometropia.

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2013 Jan 1;33(1):15-25. Epub 2012 Dec 1.

Contact Lens and Visual Optics Laboratory, School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/opo.12003DOI Listing
January 2013

Investigating the relationship between UMODL1 gene polymorphisms and high myopia: a case-control study in Chinese.

BMC Med Genet 2012 Aug 2;13:64. Epub 2012 Aug 2.

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://bmcmedgenet.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2350-13-64DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3489600PMC
August 2012

Genotyping performance assessment of whole genome amplified DNA with respect to multiplexing level of assay and its period of storage.

PLoS One 2011 11;6(10):e26119. Epub 2011 Oct 11.

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0026119PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3191163PMC
February 2012

Association of IGF1 gene haplotypes with high myopia in Chinese adults.

Arch Ophthalmol 2012 Feb;130(2):209-16

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

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http://archopht.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/arc
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.365DOI Listing
February 2012

UPDG: utilities package for data analysis of pooled DNA GWAS.

BMC Genet 2012 Jan 17;13. Epub 2012 Jan 17.

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2156-13-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3293712PMC
January 2012

Interocular symmetry in myopic anisometropia.

Optom Vis Sci 2011 Dec;88(12):1454-62

Contact Lens and Visual Optics Laboratory, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OPX.0b013e318233ee5fDOI Listing
December 2011

Incidence of diabetic retinopathy in a Hong Kong Chinese population.

Clin Exp Optom 2011 Nov 25;94(6):563-7. Epub 2011 Jul 25.

School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2011.00628.xDOI Listing
November 2011

Evaluation of proteoglycan gene polymorphisms as risk factors in the genetic susceptibility to high myopia.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2011 Aug 16;52(9):6396-403. Epub 2011 Aug 16.

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.11-7639DOI Listing
August 2011

Systematic investigation of the relationship between high myopia and polymorphisms of the MMP2, TIMP2, and TIMP3 genes by a DNA pooling approach.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2011 Jun 1;52(6):3893-900. Epub 2011 Jun 1.

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.11-7286DOI Listing
June 2011

PAX6 haplotypes are associated with high myopia in Han chinese.

PLoS One 2011 May 12;6(5):e19587. Epub 2011 May 12.

Department of Ophthalmology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0019587PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3093386PMC
May 2011

A DNA pooling-based case-control study of myopia candidate genes COL11A1, COL18A1, FBN1, and PLOD1 in a Chinese population.

Mol Vis 2011 Mar 26;17:810-21. Epub 2011 Mar 26.

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3081793PMC
March 2011

Community-based diabetic retinopathy screening in Hong Kong: ocular findings.

Clin Exp Optom 2011 Jan;94(1):63-6

School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong, SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2010.00552.xDOI Listing
January 2011

Investigation of the association between all-trans-retinol dehydrogenase (RDH8) polymorphisms and high myopia in Chinese.

J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 2010 Nov;11(11):836-41

Department of Ophthalmology, the First Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1631/jzus.B1000001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2970892PMC
November 2010

Retinal thickness in myopic and non-myopic eyes.

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2010 Nov;30(6):776-84

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-1313.2010.00788.xDOI Listing
November 2010

Monochromatic aberrations of the human eye and myopia.

Clin Exp Optom 2009 May;92(3):304-12

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, PR China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2009.00378.xDOI Listing
May 2009

TGFB1 as a susceptibility gene for high myopia: a replication study with new findings.

Arch Ophthalmol 2009 Apr;127(4):541-8

Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archophthalmol.2008.623DOI Listing
April 2009

Association of PAX6 polymorphisms with high myopia in Han Chinese nuclear families.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2009 Jan;50(1):47-56

Department of Ophthalmology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.07-0813DOI Listing
January 2009

The characteristics of multifocal electroretinogram in isolated perfused porcine eye: cellular contributions to the in vitro porcine mfERG.

Doc Ophthalmol 2008 Nov 2;117(3):205-14. Epub 2008 Apr 2.

Laboratory of Experimental Optometry (Neuroscience), School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10633-008-9124-yDOI Listing
November 2008

Use of the Optomap with lid retraction and its sensitivity and specificity.

Clin Exp Optom 2008 Jul;91(4):373-8

Centre for Myopia Research, School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2007.00231.xDOI Listing
July 2008

A review of current approaches to identifying human genes involved in myopia.

Clin Exp Optom 2008 Jan;91(1):4-22

Department of Health Technology and Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2007.00181.xDOI Listing
January 2008

Linkage and association of myocilin (MYOC) polymorphisms with high myopia in a Chinese population.

Mol Vis 2007 Apr 4;13:534-44. Epub 2007 Apr 4.

School of Optometry, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2652017PMC
April 2007

[Establishing the linkage disequilibrium pattern for the all-trans-retinol dehydrogenase (RDH8) gene].

Zhonghua Yan Ke Za Zhi 2006 Jul;42(7):642-8

Department of Ophthalmology, the First Affiliated Hospital, Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China.

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July 2006

Family-based association analysis of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) gene polymorphisms in high myopia.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2006 Jun;47(6):2291-9

Department of Ophthalmology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.05-1344DOI Listing
June 2006

Retinal stretching limits peripheral visual acuity in myopia.

Vision Res 2005 Mar;45(5):593-605

Department of Optometry and Radiography, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.visres.2004.09.016DOI Listing
March 2005

Macular pigment optical density in young Chinese adults.

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2004 Nov;24(6):586-93

Department of Optometry and Radiography, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-1313.2004.00242.xDOI Listing
November 2004

Using denaturing HPLC for SNP discovery and genotyping, and establishing the linkage disequilibrium pattern for the all-trans-retinol dehydrogenase (RDH8) gene.

J Hum Genet 2004 6;49(1):16-23. Epub 2003 Dec 6.

Department of Ophthalmology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10038-003-0100-9DOI Listing
March 2004