About the Authors

Jiemin Liao

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore

Xiang Li

Affiliations Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore, Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Tien-Yin Wong

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Jie Jin Wang

Affiliation Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Chiea Chuen Khor

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, Division of Human Genetics, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

E. Shyong Tai

Affiliations Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore, Department of Medicine, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore

Tin Aung

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore

Yik-Ying Teo

Affiliations Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Ching-Yu Cheng

ching-yu_cheng@nuhs.edu.sg

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JL XL CYC. Performed the experiments: JL. Analyzed the data: JL XL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TYW JJW CCK EST TA YYT. Wrote the paper: JL XL TYW JJW CCK EST YYT CYC.