The genetics of glaucoma

Richard A. Armstrong, Stephen N. Smith

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The present article reviews the patterns of inheritance associated with glaucoma, how the genes linked to the disease have been located and identified, and considers how the effect of some of these genes could lead to glaucoma.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)30-33
Number of pages4
JournalOptometry Today
Issue numberNovember
Publication statusPublished - 16 Nov 2001


  • inheritance
  • glaucoma
  • genes

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