Twin study on myopia.


In order to reassess the relative importance of genetic and environmental factors in the development of myopia in Chinese schoolchildren, 90 pairs of MZ and 36 pairs of like-sex DZ twins were enrolled for detailed ophthalmological examination about their ocular refractions. Corneal curvatures and axial lengths were also measured. With equivalent settings of… (More)


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@article{Lin1987TwinSO, title={Twin study on myopia.}, author={L. L. Lin and C. J. Chen}, journal={Acta geneticae medicae et gemellologiae}, year={1987}, volume={36 4}, pages={535-40} }