Influenza A (H5N1) virus infection in human primary type I and type II alveolar epithelial cells: Cell tropism, inflammatory responses and apoptosis


Grant Data
Project Title
Influenza A (H5N1) virus infection in human primary type I and type II alveolar epithelial cells: Cell tropism, inflammatory responses and apoptosis
Principal Investigator
Dr Chan, Michael Chi Wai   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Duration
30
Start Date
2010-01-01
Completion Date
2012-06-30
Amount
700000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
influenza A (H5N1), virus, Alveolar type I & II cells, Inflammasome, Epithelium regeneration, Apoptosis
Discipline
Infection/Parasitology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 761009M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
Completed