Generation of corneal epithelial stem cells from human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) and application for corneal epithelial tissue engineering


Grant Data
Project Title
Generation of corneal epithelial stem cells from human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) and application for corneal epithelial tissue engineering
Principal Investigator
Dr Lian, Qizhou   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Tse Hung Fat   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Liu Zu Guo   (Co-principal investigator)
Dr Li Cheng   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Li Wei   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lin Fai   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Wong David Sai Hung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Siu David Chung Wah   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Yu Carol Shan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2010-01-01
Completion Date
2011-12-31
Amount
744000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Limbak stem cell deficiency, Corneal-limbal epithelium, induced pluripotent stem cells, Corneal epithelial stem cell, regeneration
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health,Vision
Panel
Medicine
Sponsor
NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme
HKU Project Code
N_HKU 716/09
Grant Type
NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
Completed