The roles of protein disulfide isomerase family A, member 3 (ERp57) and surface thiol/disulfide exchange in spermatozoa-zona pellucida binding and their association with fertilization in vitro.


Grant Data
Project Title
The roles of protein disulfide isomerase family A, member 3 (ERp57) and surface thiol/disulfide exchange in spermatozoa-zona pellucida binding and their association with fertilization in vitro.
Principal Investigator
Dr Chiu, Chi Ngong   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Pang Ting Kai Ronald   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Yeung William Shu Biu   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2012-01-01
Completion Date
2015-06-30
Amount
950000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
human spermatozoa, zona pellucida, Capacitation, Receptor complex, Protein disulfide isomerase
Discipline
Reproduction,Physiology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 764611M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2011/2012
Status
On-going