Funding for this research was provided by:
Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development grants (17ek0109213h0002)
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (17K111447)
Received: 3 July 2020
Accepted: 2 December 2020
First Online: 25 February 2021
Conflicts of interest
: Y. Koyanagi, None; M. Akiyama, Endowed (NIDEK), Lecture fee (Novartis, Takeda, Mitsubishi Tanabe); K. M. Nishiguchi, None; Y. Momozawa, None; Y. Kamatani, None; S. Takata, None; C. Inai, None; Y. Iwasaki, None; M. Kumano, None; Y. Murakami, Grant (Charitable Trust Fund for Ophthalmic Research in Commemoration of Santen Pharmaceutical's Founder, Bayer, Takeda Science Foundation), Lecture fee (Novartis, Bayer, Santen, AMO, Senju, Astellas); S. Komori, None; D. Gao, None; K. Kurata, None; K. Hosono, None; S. Ueno, Lecture fee (Novartis, TOMEY, NIDEK, HOYA, Santen, Nikon); Y. Hotta, None; A. Murakami, Grant, Financial support (Johnson & Johnson, Alcon, Otsuka, Kowa), Financial support (LION), Grant (IWAKI OPTICAL, Santen, AMO, Eisai, SEED, Senju, Novartis, Pfizer, HOYA, ROHTO); H. Terasaki, Grant, Honoraria for lecturing (Alcon, Bayer, Eizai, Novartis, Santen, Senju, Wakamoto, Otsuka, Kowa), Honoraria for lecturing, Non-financial support (ZEISS), Grant (AMO, HOYA), Honoraria for lecturing (Sanofi, AbbVie), Honoraria (ROHTO); Y. Wada, None; T. Nakazawa, Grant, Consultant fee, Lecture fee, Speaker fee (Santen, Senju), Grant, Lecture fee, Speaker fee (Topcon), Grant (NIDEK); T. Ishibashi, None; Y. Ikeda, Grant, Lecture fee, Consultant fee (HOYA), Grant (NIDEK); M. Kubo, None; K. Sonoda, None.