Complement factor H Y402H variant and risk of age-related macular degeneration in Asians: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Kondo2011ComplementFH,
  title={Complement factor H Y402H variant and risk of age-related macular degeneration in Asians: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Naoshi Kondo and Hiroaki Bessho and Shigeru I. Honda and Akira Negi},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={118 2},
  pages={339-44}
}
PURPOSE To investigate whether the Y402H variant in the complement factor H gene is associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in Asian populations. DESIGN Meta-analysis of previous publications. PARTICIPANTS Case-control groups of subjects with AMD and controls from 13 association studies. METHODS We performed a meta-analysis of the association between Y402H and AMD in Asian populations using data available from 13 case-control studies involving 3973 subjects. Summary odds… CONTINUE READING

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