Premature gliogenesis of enteric neural crest cells induced by aberrant Sonic hedgehog-Notch signalling: a cause of Hirschsprung disease?


Grant Data
Project Title
Premature gliogenesis of enteric neural crest cells induced by aberrant Sonic hedgehog-Notch signalling: a cause of Hirschsprung disease?
Principal Investigator
Dr Ngan, Elly Sau Wai   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Hui Chi Chung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Tam Paul Kwong Hang   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Wong Kenneth Kak Yuen   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2010-10-01
Completion Date
2013-09-30
Amount
1200000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Hirschsprung disease, Sonic Hedgehog, enteric neural crest
Discipline
Paediatrics,Surgical Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 775710M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed