Synergy between N-acetylcysteine, allopurinol and/or PKC-beta inhibition attenuates diabetic cardiomyopathy in the rat


Grant Data
Project Title
Synergy between N-acetylcysteine, allopurinol and/or PKC-beta inhibition attenuates diabetic cardiomyopathy in the rat
Principal Investigator
Dr Xia, Zhengyuan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wang Yu   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Rong Jianhui   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Irwin Michael Garnet   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2010-01-01
Completion Date
2012-12-31
Amount
789890
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Diabetic cardiomyopathy, Antioxidant, Protein Kinase C inhibition, N-acetylcysteine, cardiac hypertrophy
Discipline
Pharmacology/Toxicology,Cardiovascular Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 781109M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
Completed