Role of retinoic acid inducible gene-1, toll-like receptor-3 and -8 in cytokine induction by influenza A H5N1 and pandemic H1N1 viruses in primary human cells


Grant Data
Project Title
Role of retinoic acid inducible gene-1, toll-like receptor-3 and -8 in cytokine induction by influenza A H5N1 and pandemic H1N1 viruses in primary human cells
Principal Investigator
Dr Hui, Pui Yan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chan Wan Yi   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lee Man Yan   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Chan Michael Chi Wai   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Cheung Chung Yan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2010-11-01
Completion Date
2013-10-31
Amount
995836
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Influenza A virus, H5N1, Toll-like receptors, RIG-1, Macrophage, Alveolar epithelial cell
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
10091062
Grant Type
Research Fund for the Control of Infectious Diseases - Full Grants
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed