Funding for this research was provided by:
FP7 Ideas: European Research Council (667787)
Received: 14 September 2020
Accepted: 1 February 2021
First Online: 15 February 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: 16 choroidal nevi were dissected from 13 formalin-fixed post-mortem human donor eyes, with consent from Lions NSW Eye Bank and approval from the University of Sydney and University of New South Wales Human Research Ethics Committee [CitationRef removed]. 120 fresh-frozen tumour samples, obtained from primary uveal melanomas treated by enucleation, were available from the Biobank of the Department of Ophthalmology, LUMC. This study was approved by the LUMC Biobank Committee and Medisch Ethische Toetsingscommissie under no. B14.003/DH/sh and B20.026. All patient samples were collected with informed consent, which was obtaind verbally as agreed by the medical ethical committee.
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: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.