Characterization of renal proximal tubular epithelial cell antigens that mediate anti-dsDNA antibody binding and internalization, and their pathogenic role in lupus nephritis


Grant Data
Project Title
Characterization of renal proximal tubular epithelial cell antigens that mediate anti-dsDNA antibody binding and internalization, and their pathogenic role in lupus nephritis
Principal Investigator
Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Yung Susan Sou Ying   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2011-01-01
Completion Date
2013-12-31
Amount
986000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
lupus nephritis, anti-dsDNA antibodies, renal tubular epithelial cells, inflammation
Discipline
Nephrology/Urology,Cell Biology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 760410M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed