Vascular protective functions of the anti-aging protein SIRT1 by targeting LKB1/AMPK pathway in endothelial cells: tipping the balance towards vascular homeostasis


Grant Data
Project Title
Vascular protective functions of the anti-aging protein SIRT1 by targeting LKB1/AMPK pathway in endothelial cells: tipping the balance towards vascular homeostasis
Principal Investigator
Dr Wang, Yu   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Duration
36
Start Date
2011-09-01
Completion Date
2014-08-31
Amount
1120000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
endothelial cells, SIRT1, LKB1, AMPK, eNOS
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 781311M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2011/2012
Status
Completed