*The Lowy Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, California;
†Department of Molecular Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California;
‡Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany;
§Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom;
¶University College London Institute of Ophthalmology, London, United Kingdom;
**Division of Population Health and Immunity, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Victoria, Australia; and
††Department of Medical Biology, the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.
Reprint requests: Martin Friedlander, MD, PhD, the Lowy Medical Research Institute, 3366 N Torrey Pines Court, La Jolla, CA 92037; e-mail: [email protected]
This work was funded by the Lowy Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, CA; Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc, has provided research material (PLEX Elite 9000) for the conduct of this study. The University of Bonn received imaging devices from Heidelberg Engineering, Heidelberg, Germany, and Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc, Germany. T. F. C. Heeren received nonfinancial support by Heidelberg Engineering, Heidelberg, Germany. The funding organizations had no role in the design or conduct of the experiments. K. Hess received a BONFOR Research Grant provided by the intramural research fund of the University Medical Center Bonn, grant number 2019-1A-13.
None of the other authors has any conflicting interests to disclose.