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CFH Y402H Confers Similar Risk of Soft Drusen and Both Forms of Advanced AMD

  • Kristinn P Magnusson mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: kristinn.p.magnusson@decode.is (KPM), E-mail: kang.zhang@hmbg.utah.edu (KZ), E-mail: jeffrey.gulcher@decode.is (JRG)

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Shan Duan,

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Program in Human Molecular Biology and Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-Sen University, Gaung Zhou, China

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  • Haraldur Sigurdsson,

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology, National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Hjorvar Petursson,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Zhenglin Yang,

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Program in Human Molecular Biology and Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Sichuan Academy of Medical Sciences and Sichuan Provincial People's Hospital, Chengdu, China

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  • Yu Zhao,

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Program in Human Molecular Biology and Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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  • Paul S Bernstein,

    Affiliation: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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  • Jian Ge,

    Affiliation: Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-Sen University, Gaung Zhou, China

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  • Fridbert Jonasson,

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology, National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Einar Stefansson,

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology, National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Gudleif Helgadottir,

    Affiliation: Department of Ophthalmology, National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Norman A Zabriskie,

    Affiliation: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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  • Thorlakur Jonsson,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Asgeir Björnsson,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Theodora Thorlacius,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Palmi V Jonsson,

    Affiliation: Department of Geriatrics, National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Gudmar Thorleifsson,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Augustine Kong,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Hreinn Stefansson,

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Kang Zhang equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kang Zhang, Kari Stefansson, Jeffrey R Gulcher

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: kristinn.p.magnusson@decode.is (KPM), E-mail: kang.zhang@hmbg.utah.edu (KZ), E-mail: jeffrey.gulcher@decode.is (JRG)

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Program in Human Molecular Biology and Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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  • Kari Stefansson equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kang Zhang, Kari Stefansson, Jeffrey R Gulcher

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Jeffrey R Gulcher equal contributor mail

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kang Zhang, Kari Stefansson, Jeffrey R Gulcher

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: kristinn.p.magnusson@decode.is (KPM), E-mail: kang.zhang@hmbg.utah.edu (KZ), E-mail: jeffrey.gulcher@decode.is (JRG)

    Affiliation: DeCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Published: November 29, 2005
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030005

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