The transmission of tuberculosis in Hong Kong: role of demographic factors and relative contribution of primary infection, exogenous reinfection and endogenous reactivation


Grant Data
Project Title
The transmission of tuberculosis in Hong Kong: role of demographic factors and relative contribution of primary infection, exogenous reinfection and endogenous reactivation
Principal Investigator
Dr Lau, Eric Ho Yin   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Leung Chi Chiu   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Riley Steven   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Cowling Benjamin John   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2009-09-01
Completion Date
2011-08-31
Amount
603448
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
primary infection, exogenous reinfection, endogenous reactivation
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
09080802
Grant Type
Research Fund for the Control of Infectious Diseases - Full Grants
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
Completed