Recent News

  • Thu, 12/07/2017 - 07:15

    In a world-wide collaboration, we used genome-sequencing approaches to precisely define the extent and organization of TBK1 gene duplications and triplications in glaucoma patients.

  • Wed, 07/26/2017 - 14:45

    The Glaucoma Genetics Lab joined Tin Aung, CC Khor, and our colleagues around the world in conducting a genome-wide association study (GWAS) of exfoliation syndrome and glaucoma. This huge multi-center study of 13,620 patients and 109,837 control subjects identified five new genetic risk factors for exfoliation syndrome: POMP, TMEM136, AGPAT1, RBMS3, and SEMA6A. Read more about this discovery here (11.8 MB).

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    Wed, 07/12/2017 - 16:00

    We recently published a report about the different types of inherited glaucoma that have an onset during childhood. Read more about this report here.