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Genome-wide association study identifies five new susceptibility loci for primary angle closure glaucoma.

  • Author(s): Khor, Chiea Chuen
  • Do, Tan
  • Jia, Hongyan
  • Nakano, Masakazu
  • George, Ronnie
  • Abu-Amero, Khaled
  • Duvesh, Roopam
  • Chen, Li Jia
  • Li, Zheng
  • Nongpiur, Monisha E
  • Perera, Shamira A
  • Qiao, Chunyan
  • Wong, Hon-Tym
  • Sakai, Hiroshi
  • Barbosa de Melo, Mônica
  • Lee, Mei-Chin
  • Chan, Anita S
  • Azhany, Yaakub
  • Dao, Thi Lam Huong
  • Ikeda, Yoko
  • Perez-Grossmann, Rodolfo A
  • Zarnowski, Tomasz
  • Day, Alexander C
  • Jonas, Jost B
  • Tam, Pancy OS
  • Tran, Tuan Anh
  • Ayub, Humaira
  • Akhtar, Farah
  • Micheal, Shazia
  • Chew, Paul TK
  • Aljasim, Leyla A
  • Dada, Tanuj
  • Luu, Tam Thi
  • Awadalla, Mona S
  • Kitnarong, Naris
  • Wanichwecharungruang, Boonsong
  • Aung, Yee Yee
  • Mohamed-Noor, Jelinar
  • Vijayan, Saravanan
  • Sarangapani, Sripriya
  • Husain, Rahat
  • Jap, Aliza
  • Baskaran, Mani
  • Goh, David
  • Su, Daniel H
  • Wang, Huaizhou
  • Yong, Vernon K
  • Yip, Leonard W
  • Trinh, Tuyet Bach
  • Makornwattana, Manchima
  • Nguyen, Thanh Thu
  • Leuenberger, Edgar U
  • Park, Ki-Ho
  • Wiyogo, Widya Artini
  • Kumar, Rajesh S
  • Tello, Celso
  • Kurimoto, Yasuo
  • Thapa, Suman S
  • Pathanapitoon, Kessara
  • Salmon, John F
  • Sohn, Yong Ho
  • Fea, Antonio
  • Ozaki, Mineo
  • Lai, Jimmy SM
  • Tantisevi, Visanee
  • Khaing, Chaw Chaw
  • Mizoguchi, Takanori
  • Nakano, Satoko
  • Kim, Chan-Yun
  • Tang, Guangxian
  • Fan, Sujie
  • Wu, Renyi
  • Meng, Hailin
  • Nguyen, Thi Thuy Giang
  • Tran, Tien Dat
  • Ueno, Morio
  • Martinez, Jose Maria
  • Ramli, Norlina
  • Aung, Yin Mon
  • Reyes, Rigo Daniel
  • Vernon, Stephen A
  • Fang, Seng Kheong
  • Xie, Zhicheng
  • Chen, Xiao Yin
  • Foo, Jia Nee
  • Sim, Kar Seng
  • Wong, Tina T
  • Quek, Desmond T
  • Venkatesh, Rengaraj
  • Kavitha, Srinivasan
  • Krishnadas, Subbiah R
  • Soumittra, Nagaswamy
  • Shantha, Balekudaru
  • Lim, Boon-Ang
  • Ogle, Jeanne
  • de Vasconcellos, José PC
  • Costa, Vital P
  • Abe, Ricardo Y
  • de Souza, Bruno B
  • Sng, Chelvin C
  • Aquino, Maria C
  • Kosior-Jarecka, Ewa
  • Fong, Guillermo Barreto
  • Tamanaja, Vania Castro
  • Fujita, Ricardo
  • Jiang, Yuzhen
  • Waseem, Naushin
  • Low, Sancy
  • Pham, Huan Nguyen
  • Al-Shahwan, Sami
  • Craven, E Randy
  • Khan, Muhammad Imran
  • Dada, Rrima
  • Mohanty, Kuldeep
  • Faiq, Muneeb A
  • Hewitt, Alex W
  • Burdon, Kathryn P
  • Gan, Eng Hui
  • Prutthipongsit, Anuwat
  • Patthanathamrongkasem, Thipnapa
  • Catacutan, Mary Ann T
  • Felarca, Irene R
  • Liao, Chona S
  • Rusmayani, Emma
  • Istiantoro, Vira Wardhana
  • Consolandi, Giulia
  • Pignata, Giulia
  • Lavia, Carlo
  • Rojanapongpun, Prin
  • Mangkornkanokpong, Lerprat
  • Chansangpetch, Sunee
  • Chan, Jonathan CH
  • Choy, Bonnie NK
  • Shum, Jennifer WH
  • Than, Hlaing May
  • Oo, Khin Thida
  • Han, Aye Thi
  • Yong, Victor H
  • Ng, Xiao-Yu
  • Goh, Shuang Ru
  • Chong, Yaan Fun
  • Hibberd, Martin L
  • Seielstad, Mark
  • Png, Eileen
  • Dunstan, Sarah J
  • Chau, Nguyen Van Vinh
  • Bei, Jinxin
  • Zeng, Yi Xin
  • Karkey, Abhilasha
  • Basnyat, Buddha
  • Pasutto, Francesca
  • Paoli, Daniela
  • Frezzotti, Paolo
  • Wang, Jie Jin
  • Mitchell, Paul
  • Fingert, John H
  • Allingham, R Rand
  • Hauser, Michael A
  • Lim, Soon Thye
  • Chew, Soo Hong
  • Ebstein, Richard P
  • Sakuntabhai, Anavaj
  • Park, Kyu Hyung
  • Ahn, Jeeyun
  • Boland, Greet
  • Snippe, Harm
  • Stead, Richard
  • Quino, Raquel
  • Zaw, Su Nyunt
  • Lukasik, Urszula
  • Shetty, Rohit
  • Zahari, Mimiwati
  • Bae, Hyoung Won
  • Oo, Nay Lin
  • Kubota, Toshiaki
  • Manassakorn, Anita
  • Ho, Wing Lau
  • Dallorto, Laura
  • Hwang, Young Hoon
  • Kiire, Christine A
  • Kuroda, Masako
  • Djamal, Zeiras Eka
  • Peregrino, Jovell Ian M
  • Ghosh, Arkasubhra
  • Jeoung, Jin Wook
  • Hoan, Tung S
  • Srisamran, Nuttamon
  • Sandragasu, Thayanithi
  • Set, Saw Htoo
  • Doan, Vi Huyen
  • Bhattacharya, Shomi S
  • Ho, Ching-Lin
  • Tan, Donald T
  • Sihota, Ramanjit
  • Loon, Seng-Chee
  • Mori, Kazuhiko
  • Kinoshita, Shigeru
  • Hollander, Anneke I den
  • Qamar, Raheel
  • Wang, Ya-Xing
  • Teo, Yik Y
  • Tai, E-Shyong
  • Hartleben-Matkin, Curt
  • Lozano-Giral, David
  • Saw, Seang Mei
  • Cheng, Ching-Yu
  • Zenteno, Juan C
  • Pang, Chi Pui
  • Bui, Huong TT
  • Hee, Owen
  • Craig, Jamie E
  • Edward, Deepak P
  • Yonahara, Michiko
  • Neto, Jamil Miguel
  • Guevara-Fujita, Maria L
  • Xu, Liang
  • Ritch, Robert
  • Liza-Sharmini, Ahmad Tajudin
  • Wong, Tien Y
  • Al-Obeidan, Saleh
  • Do, Nhu Hon
  • Sundaresan, Periasamy
  • Tham, Clement C
  • Foster, Paul J
  • Vijaya, Lingam
  • Tashiro, Kei
  • Vithana, Eranga N
  • Wang, Ningli
  • Aung, Tin
  • et al.

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https://doi.org/10.1038/ng.3540
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Abstract

Primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) is a major cause of blindness worldwide. We conducted a genome-wide association study (GWAS) followed by replication in a combined total of 10,503 PACG cases and 29,567 controls drawn from 24 countries across Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America. We observed significant evidence of disease association at five new genetic loci upon meta-analysis of all patient collections. These loci are at EPDR1 rs3816415 (odds ratio (OR) = 1.24, P = 5.94 × 10(-15)), CHAT rs1258267 (OR = 1.22, P = 2.85 × 10(-16)), GLIS3 rs736893 (OR = 1.18, P = 1.43 × 10(-14)), FERMT2 rs7494379 (OR = 1.14, P = 3.43 × 10(-11)), and DPM2-FAM102A rs3739821 (OR = 1.15, P = 8.32 × 10(-12)). We also confirmed significant association at three previously described loci (P < 5 × 10(-8) for each sentinel SNP at PLEKHA7, COL11A1, and PCMTD1-ST18), providing new insights into the biology of PACG.

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