Consortium Links Two Dozen New Loci to Nearsightedness Risk | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A genome-wide meta-analysis has uncovered 24 new loci linked to myopia risk, the Consortium for Refractive Error and Myopia reported online in Nature Genetics yesterday.

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