Effect of allogeneic human mesenchymal stem cells on alveolar fluid clearance and protein permeability in human alveolar epithelial cells injured by influenza H5N1 virus infection


Grant Data
Project Title
Effect of allogeneic human mesenchymal stem cells on alveolar fluid clearance and protein permeability in human alveolar epithelial cells injured by influenza H5N1 virus infection
Principal Investigator
Dr Chan, Michael Chi Wai   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Nicholls John Malcolm   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2010-12-01
Completion Date
2014-05-31
Amount
1500000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
influenza H5N1 virus, Acute lung injury, Alveolar fluid clearance, Protein permeability, Mesenchymal stem cells
Discipline
Infection/Parasitology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 761210M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed