Novel susceptibility genes associated with diabetic cataract in a Taiwanese population

@article{Lin2013NovelSG,
  title={Novel susceptibility genes associated with diabetic cataract in a Taiwanese population},
  author={Hui-Ju Lin and Yu‐Chuen Huang and Jane-Ming Lin and Wen-Ling Liao and Jer-Yuarn Wu and Chien-Hsiun Chen and Yi-Chun Chou and Liuh-An Chen and Chao-jen Lin and Fuu-Jen Tsai},
  journal={Ophthalmic Genetics},
  year={2013},
  volume={34},
  pages={35 - 42}
}
Purpose: To identify genetic variants that predispose to type 2 diabetes (T2D) with cataract. Patients and methods: Genome-wide association study (GWAS) of T2D patients with cataract, as graded by Lens Opacities Classification System (LOCS). A total of 109 T2D patients with cataract score equal to or above 10 designated as the study group, 649 T2D patients with cataract score equal to or below 3 as the control group. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) with p-values < 10–5 were considered to… 
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