About the Authors

Yi Lu, Grant W. Montgomery, Narelle Hansell, Nicholas G. Martin, Stuart Macgregor
Genetics and Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia

David P. Dimasi, Kathryn P. Burdon, Jamie E. Craig
Department of Ophthalmology, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia

Pirro G. Hysi, Timothy D. Spector, Christopher J. Hammond
Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London School of Medicine, St Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Alex W. Hewitt, Tze'Yo Toh, Jonathan B. Ruddle, David A. Mackey
Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

Tze'Yo Toh
University of Tasmania, the Eye Hospital, Launceston, Australia

Yi Ju Li, Terri L. Young
Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Yi Ju Li
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Paul Mitchell, Paul R. Healey
Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

David A. Mackey
Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia, Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Perth, Australia

Corresponding Author

jamie.craig@flinders.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TLY CJH SM JEC DAM. Performed the experiments: DPD PH KPB TT GWM. Analyzed the data: YL DPD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YL PH AWH KPB TT JBR YJL PM PRH GWM NH TDS NGM TLY CJH. Wrote the paper: YL DPD AWH SM JEC DAM.